Document Type

Personal Letter


World War ll;Correspondence;Work;Camaraderie of War Wives;Censor's Marks;Letting Hair Down;Readjustment;Weather;Aviation;Mail as a morale builder


Hi Sweet!

Got a call from Watson at the office the other day—he said Edith was rather worried about you and had I heard? So it made me wonder too—it’s funny, I look forward to your letters but I don’t expect them at any certain time. Quite a difference than when you were at Selfridge when I used to get positively furious if I didn’t hear twice a week. It never bothered me when you were in Texas. I guess that was because I got a letter almost every other day...

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Handwritten Letter