10 South St.
January 8/86

Dear Alice Hepworth
I am very sorry not to see
you before you go back to
Lea. But the snow & the
frost made the streets really too bad
for Mrs. Luthington & me to
wish you to come out so far.
I wish you a good New
Year & happy New Year
& many of them, to do good
Service.
And I give you joy that
you have brought the infants
on so satisfactorily &
enabled them to take such