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Beany October 10th, 1943

Dolores and Beany

Dolores and Beany

“Dear Kiddos,

I’m back but naturally not in a good mood. I am unpacked and we leave in the morning for a few days in the field so I’ll not be able to write in detail until the weekend.

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Beany September 20th, 1943

The G.I. Jive with G.I. Jill

The G.I. Jive with G.I. Jill

“Dear J. & J.,

I got the bracelet today and I think it is a honey. You two have good taste. I’m sure she will like it and if you don’t need the money right now I’ll wait and pay you when I get home.

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Beany September 12th, 1943

Drinking at the bar, 1940s

Drinking at the bar, 1940s

“Dear Jean,

As you noticed I only titled this to you because you were so sweet to write to me. Jerry will have to read this over your shoulder if you’ll let him. I still feel rather punk from a cold so tonight I’m taking a fellows place on charge of quarters so he could go out.

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Beany September 8th, 1943

America's Tallest Radio Tower, Nashville

America's Tallest Radio Tower, Nashville

“Hi,

Another hasty card- so you know I’m being rushed. I could come on the 5th but I’m waiting for Dolores’ plans. I imagine Cliff has left and you all had a nice time. Time is drawing near so let me know about that bracelet. I’m AWOL from a detail so Adios!

Love, Beany”

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