THE SHEPARD COMPANY
My dear Miss Addams
I enclose a note from Mr. Selfridge. Am sorry he looks at the matter so unfavorably.
My relation in the store is much [page 2] I think [as] is the settlement in the neighborhood.
There is an excellent prospect of my [going] to Philadelphia [although] nothing at all definite.
If you know of any possible opportunity, I shall be very glad to open correspondence.
Gratefully and sincerely yours
Elizabeth C. Wheeler