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Letters from Nellie Nelson

Nellie September 22nd, 1943

Troops And Tobacco

Troops And Tobacco

“Dear J. & J.,

Got your letter and also one from Cliff. Thanks. Yes Jerry you cant imagine how I felt when you didnt call me as I thought you said you’d call me Monday nite before I left. But we will just forget that.

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Nellie September 5th, 1943

Canned fruits and vegetables

Canned fruits and vegetables

“Dearest Jerry and Jean,

Rec’d your letters yesterday thanks. My little Jerry made up his mind he’d like to have his mom and pop down in the Cities. Well Im glad of that. I really feel better about things now. I really was in the dumps about things for awhile.

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Nellie August 8th, 1943

Hello, Frisco, Hello 1943

Hello, Frisco, Hello 1943

“My Dearest Kids,

Is it ever storming out just now. Its pitch dark and blowing and raining. Its 7 oclock I have the lights on. I really am afraid but I’m still writing.

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Nellie August 5th, 1943

Women With Strollers In The Park, August 1943

Women With Strollers In The Park, August 1943

“Dearest Kids,

Milly, Jennie and I just came back from Howard’s. Bee and her mother just came in and they are eating ice cream now as Jennie bought a qt and took home on way from Howard’s. Bee is mailing a letter for herself so I thought I’d better drop you kids a line.

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