Easter Wishes from daughter, Agnes Märzluft of
Sao Paulo, to godparents Valentin and Agnes
Märzluft in the US
Dear godmother and
godfather and cousins,
We wish you a
happy Easter holiday and an enjoyable holiday.
from Anna Märzluft
sends greetings to everybody. We close our
letter with many greetings and kisses until we
meet again. Please reply.
Anna and Mathias Märzluft
(In different handwriting, probably Mathias
Rua da Mocca 413-A
Sao Paulo, Brazil
Note from Mathias Märzluft’s wife, Anna, from
Sao Paulo, Brazil. This could be the last page
of a letter written by Mathias, as she writes no
news of the family, only about the price of
dated (probably 1924)
brother-in-law and sister-in-law,
Here (in Sao
Paulo), 1000 Reis make 1 Mil (Brazilian
currency). When we arrived, we got 8 Mil
and 300 Reis for 1 Dollar. We are in Sao
Paulo. 1 kg lard costs 4 Mil. Bread costs 1
Mil 200 Reis. 1 kg beef costs 7 Mil 500 Reis.
1 kg pork costs 6 Mil. 1 kg potatoes cost 600
Reis. 1 liter milk costs 1 Mil. 1 kg butter
costs 12 Mil.