S.E. Jones to McArdle, January 1892
Jan 10th 1892
As my mother has been sick
for some time, and is now in bed,
I wish to give you the the [sic] information
in regard to my father.
His height 5 ft 8&1/2 inches, hazel eyes,
fair complexion[,] dark auburn hair
or in common parlance red - in build slightly
inclined to corpulency.
My mother regrets not having replied to
your request sooner, but ill health
and nervous prostration has [sic] prevented her
so doing. With best wishes for your
success I am very respectfully
S. E. Jones
for Mrs. Mary Jones.
S.E. Jones to McArdle, January 1892, The Battle of San Jacinto Notebook, The McArdle Notebooks, Archives and Information Services Division, Texas State Library and Archives Commission.