Postcard – “hope this will find you feeling fine” 1916

Postmarked: November 1916, Craig MO
Addressed to: Mr. Alex Gray, Ensworth Hospital St. Joseph MO

Dear Old Neighbor
hope this will find you feeling fine
you know you did not come
to see us so when you
get home you will haft to
come take the Beast of
care of your self Abe
got cattle at K. C. Wednesday
I talk to Maud nearly a
hour last eve from Mr and
Mrs A. H. Showalter to Alex Gray

Abraham H. Showalter (1872-1944) and his wife Lydia (1874-1920) lived next to Alexander Gray (1856-1940) and Rose Althea Browning Gray (1854-1938) on farms in Craig, Missouri according to the 1910 US Census. Not far away is Maude Amy Davis Gray (1877-1972) married to Alex and Rose’s son Franklin Edgar Gray (1878-1971.)

Ensworth Medical College and Hospital was located at 7th and Jules in St. Joseph, Missouri.