Ulva Cottage, Hamilton, Scotland. 1st January 1869.
Dear Hans Andersen
I do like your fairy tales so much that I would like to go and see you but I cannot do that so I thought I would write to you when papa comes home from Africa I will ask him to take me to see you. My favourite stories in one book are "The Goloshes of fortune" "The Snow queen and some others. My papa's name is Dr. Livingstone I am sending my card and papa's autograph. I will say good bye to you and a happy new year I am your affectionflte Httle friend
Anna Mary Livingstone.
P. S. please write to me soon my adress is on the first-page and please send me your card