Cornelia J. Randolph to Mary J. Randolph

My Dear Mary

you had better come down this morning for you will never see sister Ann again if you do not, there is no hope for her. Virginia ought to be told for she must know the worst soon, and grandpapa.

RC (ViU: Edgehill-Randolph Papers); dateline at foot of text; addressed: “Miss Mary Randolph Monticello”; endorsed by Thomas Jefferson: “Bankhead Anne Feb. 11. 26.”