To the Wilmette Evangelical Alliance
The Ladies of the Wilmette Ladies Aid Society, through their committee [sic] Mrs. A.C. Norton
would respectfully present, that they have in their possession a considerable sum of money
intended for use in connection with the Evangelical Assocation in this place, and desire to
express a willingness to assist so far as they are able, in the furnishing of the church, upon the
receipt of your acceptance, the proper steps will be at once taken by the Society to cooperate with
the alliance in the appropriation of the money as represented.
A.C. Norton for the Wilmette Ladies Aid Soc[iety]