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#2402: Willa Cather to Elizabeth Cather and Margaret Cather, [February 1920 to 1930]

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Dear Twinnies1:

Here are some gay little beads for your valentine. Each of you must wear one pink string and one green, for that is the proper way to wear them, two strings at once. They are called "smiling beads, and whenever a little girl is going to cry she must take them off, or they will lore lose their color!

Your loving Aunt Willie