Letter from M. Sue John to Alice Person






Bennettsville, S.C.
March 24th, 1903

Mrs. Joe Person. Kittrell, N.C.

Dear Madam:


I have been advised by friends to try your remedies for “Eczema” on the face, and I write to ask if you have a special treatment for it, and to beg your advice in the matter. The eruption began nearly seven years ago, and tho’ I have tried several Physicians and various remedies, it has




steadily grown worse. Til now I am quite disfigured; and annoyed by curious people’s questions. The “M.D’s” tell me it is caused by Uric acid poison and must be reached thro’ the blood, which I have vainly tried to do. Your remedies are sold in our town, but I thought perhaps you had a specific for this peculiar form of Eczema, and if so, I shall be pleased to try it. Enclosed please find stamp for reply at your earliest convenience, and oblige.



Yours very respectfully,
Mrs. M. Sue John
Bennettsville, S.C.

Title
Letter from M. Sue John to Alice Person
Description
A letter from a potential customer to Alice Person asking for her advice in dealing with a severe case of eczema. Signed M. Sue John, Bennettsville, S.C.
Date
March 24, 1903
Original Format
letters
Extent
12cm x 16cm
Local Identifier
1116-b2-fc
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Location of Original
East Carolina Manuscript Collection
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