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Monroe City Democrat. (Monroe City, Mo.) 1888-1919, December 13, 1900, CHRISTMAS NUMBER, Image 10

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For your Christmas Dinner get everything at Sharp & Don
ley's. Tropical Fruits, Nuts and Confections. The richest of
Fresh Meats Of Every Description,
Hours butchered on short notice for reasonable terms.
Come one, ome all to
Sharp & Donley's.
Monroe city Mo 12 8 1900
Dear Santa Claus
I am a little girl six years old
and am going to write you a
note and put it in the paper.
I'll write it large so you can see.
no matter If its wasted. I'd like
a doll, a nice new Cloak, an
umbrella, Ring, some oranges,
nuts, and candy, some gifts to
the poor, I would like you to
give to make them happy
Christmas day. you see dear
santa I want so many things
and my stockings are soawruwy
little they wont hold enough
for me so ill just borrow mam
mas and I want you to surely
remember to fill my order or
near as you can and when you
come you'll find our door un
locked my bedroom on the right,
your little friend
Hazel Irene Ragland.
Monroe City, Mo.,
Dec. 7. 1900
Dear Old Santa Claus. I
wrote you a letter last Christ
mas, but you failed to bring the
skates I asked for. I suppose
you thought I would fall and
break my neck. I will be very
careful if you will bring them
this time- I would like a pair
of kidgloves, that is all this
Prom your little Friend.
Myrtie Longmire.
Monroe city Mo. 12 1900.
Dear Santa Claus.
As Christmas time is ap
proaching, I thought I wonld
write you a few lines, I want to
be remembered Cause Ihavn't
been very naughty, And you're
such a kind man: I'd like a
book, a pair of leggens, a sled,
a pair of skates, a suit of
clothes, some oranges, nuts,
and candy, now Dear Santa
please don't forget my liitel
sisters papa and mamma and a
kind rememberance to Mr.
Yours Respt.
IlusW Ragland.
monroe City mo
Dec 8. 1900
dear santy.
please bring me a pair of
boots some nuts and som candy
and a story book- and a Knife
I will be thankful. I live 5 mile
north vVest of monro City.
ottis a See.
8 years old.
""Dear Santie Claus. I am so
glad you are coming son. Please
bring Japa hood and Jacket for
it is getting cold weather. Could
you find me a nice speech book
We made 102 candy bags for
the Xmas tree I am -six years
old gcod.bye.
alice Fay pettit
monroe City mo. 12 7 1900
My Dear Santie Claus.
I will not ask tor much this
Xmas so I will just ask for a
carrum-board and a dolly bug
gy, and do not forget the poor
little girls and boys or only-one
if you can help. I will not ask
for any more. ;Good bye Santie
From your little friend
Ailene Pettit.
8 years old. Monroe City Dec
5 1900.
Mo. Dec 7, 1900.
Mr. Santa Claus.
I though I was not
going to get to write to you. So
I will tell you what I want. I
want a baby doll and a pretty
ring, and a folding bed for
Christmas. I want more thing's
but I have not time to write
now. I don't know. If you can
make out what I am writing,
because I am in scool and hard
ly know what to write, so I
will say. goodby.
my Van Antwerp Green
Lakenan, Mo.
Nov. 26. 1900
Dear Santa Clause: 1 think
it is about time I was writing
to you So you will not forget
me Christinas. I should like to
have an opal ring more than
any thing else, but if you can't
get the ring there are quite a
number of articles that would
acceptable. As for instance a
work box containing a thimble
and small pair of scissors, I
would also like to have a hand
kerchief box. I have a little
sister whose uame is Tiney. I
think she would like a rocking
chair and a little pasty set
consisting of rolling pin,
mixing bowl, potato masher,
and kneadining board. I will
close by asking you to remem
ber my little sister and I. I
hope you will not think I am
asking too much. I am 10
years old my name is Anna
P. S Please excuse pencil as
I left my pen at school
Monroe City Mo
Dec. 7, 19Q0.
My dear Santa Claus, As
time has come for y6u to make
your visit, will you please
bring me, a Pair of skates, two
package of tir crackers, A story
book and a doll. Wishing you
a merry Xmas and a happy
New year.
I am as ever your little friend.
Earl Carrico.

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