Hand Illustrated and Later Printed Envelopes: 1897 (May handpainted envelope from the King-Harman correspondence, sent from Pert to Gibraltar with the illustration being that of a fly crawling on the envelope, finely executed and very subtle. Ex Shaida.
The first letter is a pioneer act. It is like the first word of a child or the first step on a journey. Writers knew and so they payed special attention to it´s styling. I think drawing the first letter of your copy by hand will prevent you from writing p