Adult Students

Nannie Wright Letter

Sept. 16, 1936

Old Fort, N.C.


Dear UncleNannie Wright Letter

How are you all by this time well I hope we are all well at this time

Will did Ellar get out of the hospital and how is she and the baby

Till her I said hello. I would like to  see her and the baby

Ill Uncle Will how is your cotton I guess you have got a pretty field of cotton by now I would like to come down there again. We sure did have a good time down there in June at the birthday dinner. We got home just fine that Sunday evening just before dark.

Your friend,

Nannie Wright



(age 25, mother of 2 children, got to 3rd or 4th grade. Has had 4 or 5 lessons in Adult School)

Dora Dalton Letter

(This woman is 28 yrs. old. Mother of 5 children. She is a faithful Adult Student)Letter by Dora Dalton


Old Fort, N.C.   Sept. 16, 1936


Dear Teacher,

I will write you a few lines telling you about my trip to chimmily Rock to see the President. I enjoyed my trip just fine. I saw thing I haven’t seen before. I see an old fashion looms. I am 28 years old and han’t see one befor. I sure did enjoy see it and all so the President.

Your true friend.

Dora Dalton