Letter from Lizzie and Bill Marsden pages 2-3

my best love to your Mother and Father and all my Cousins and I should so like to see you for I have seen our f[?] Gertie’s [Abigail Gertrude O’Donnell] photo and She looks so sweet my husband and I are going to have our photo takan in the summer and I shall send you one I should like to see one of you dear Cousin I had our Willie a fortnight ago and he asked me if I had written to you and I told him no my husband says he wished he had enough money

we could come to see you for he likes travelling about they call him Willie and he was very pleased to [hear] from you he hopes you will write often hoping you will not forget to give our love to all, My dear Esther I hope you will excuse this short letter as I am very busy with the dinner so we remain your ever
Loving cousins
Lizzie – Bill