Postcard – “we are enjoying fine winter” 1914

Postmarked: Dec 22 1914 Beatrice Nebraska
Addressed to: Mrs. Gray, Craig MO

My dear Mrs. Gray:
We are enjoying fine
winter with the best
of health. Wishing you
a Merry Xmas and a
glad and prosperous
New Year. I am your
friend Mrs. Strough

Sarah Ann Bowers Strough (1849-1937) is writing to Rose Althea Browning Gray (1854-1938.)

Postcard – “we are giving her a postcard shower” 1912

Postmarked: 6 April 1912 from Beatrice Nebr
Addressed to: Mrs Rose Gray, Craig MO

Dear Friend
This is to tell you that
Apr 14th is Mrs John
Strough’s birthday, as
we are giving her a
post card shower I thot
you would like to send
her one I know she will
priz one from you. Tell
others of her friends and
oblige 
Dora Coonley

(Dora Ellen Strough Coonley (1880-1955) was married to John Wesley Coonley (1873-1962) living in Beatrice at this time. She was born in Craig, Missouri.) Mrs. John Strough is her mother, Sarah Ann Bowers Strough (1849-1937), who was also living in Beatrice, Nebraska at the time.