Cary T. Grayson to Alice Gertrude Gordon Grayson

Identifier

WWP20968

Description

Cary T. Grayson sends a telegram to his fiancée, Alice Gordon Grayson, that President Woodrow Wilson has been critically ill.

Source

Cary T. Grayson Papers, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library, Staunton, Virginia

Language

English

Text

WESTERN UNION TELEGRAM
RECEIVED AT 24 WALKER STREET, NEW YORK CITYJ204WAWB 42NL

WASHINGTON DC

MISS A G GORDON
12 W 10 ST NEWYORK

I HAVE BEEN UP FOR THE LAST THREE NIGHTS P HAS BEEN CRITICALLY ILL BUT SOME IMPROVEMENT TONIGHT I AM FEELING ALL RIGHT PLEASE TAKE GOOD CARE OF YOURSELF THANK YOU FOR LETTER WILL WRITE TOMORROW EVERYTHING FINE MISS EDITH SENDS LOVE.

CT

1236A19.



Original Format

Letter

Files

http://resources.presidentwilson.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/D03111.pdf

Tags

Citation

Grayson, Cary T. (Cary Travers), 1878-1938, “Cary T. Grayson to Alice Gertrude Gordon Grayson,” 1916 March 18, WWP20968, Cary T. Grayson Papers, Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library & Museum, Staunton, Virginia.

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