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W-MCP6-1.387 TO THOMAS B. MCQUESTEN from his mother Mary Baker McQuesten
Aug 16 1910 [estimated] Tuesday
To: Thomas B. McQuesten Whitehern, Hamilton, Ontario
From: [Gravenhurst, Ontario]

Dearest Tom,

Received enclosed last night, am writing Dr. Arnott to come up.1

When you receive the rent send me $10. before Saturday unless you have decided to come. In haste with fondest love from your mother.

M.B. McQuesten

[P.S.] Send me back Desert Inn booklet. Remember to pass on British Weekly to Mrs. D., and she to Cal.


1 The enclosed is likely the booklet about the desert Inn in Arizona, where they are considering sending Ruby. For more information on Ruby's illness, Consumption (tuberculosis), see W6135, and for Ruby's biographical sketch, click on "Family" on the Home Page, and then on her picture.




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