Monday, February 4, 2013

April 1, 1912

     Recieved card this p.m.
I am sory but I cannot
get off to come hom
Easter. Wishing you a happy
Easter. Give all my Love
and best regards. We are
not having any thing here
now but rain. By By W.F.E.

Postmarked: Ft. McPherson, Atlanta, GA
Addressed: Miss Esther L. Richardson
                  Ringgold, Va

WFE is William F Elliott, son of C. R. Elliott and first cousin of Esther.  William was a frequent writer of postcards and letters to Esther.  He appears to also have been a suitor as well. You can see other  postcards written by WFE here , here   and here.  William Elliott served in the military and often his postcards are from interesting places he was stationed.

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