Sunday, February 7, 2010
Bad Spell of Love
Dear Sur –
Wood like Jessie’s hand in marage.
She and I are in luv and I need a wife.
The farmer replied by letter, saying:
You don't need a wife.
You need a spelling book.
Get one and study it a year.
Then write me again.
"Bad Spell of Love.” Richmond Times. (17 Sept.1905) A-2. Access Newspaper Archive. Baxter County Library, Mountain Home, AR. 1 Dec. 2009 www.access.newspaperarchive.com.