Williston, NC Historical Figures
(above) letter from Sam Thomas Fulcher 1857 - 1924
SAMUEL THOMAS FULCHER
October 8, 1857 - December 30, 1924
Dear Vannie, I will answer your last letter I had from
you. I am always glad to hear from you. I am glad you are well and doing
well. My health is so bad I can't do a day's work. I don't think I shall
ever be able to do another. I am not swollen so bad, as I have been.
I have been swollen so bad I could not pull off my clothes, myself.
I have a boat about half done. I am so weak I can't work. I will. try
to get Alva to help me, when they stop fishing. All the rest are well.
We are having fine weather. We have had frost and ice this week. I hope
you will be able to come home Christmas if only [...corner torn off..."for
one day".] Without a great chance [...corner torn off... "of
snow, like the" ...J last one. You can come [...corner torn off...
"for at least one day" ..?.]
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