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Nellie September 26th, 1943

Moving Day

Moving Day

“Dearest Jerry & Jean,

I should have wrote you a letter this last week but seems there is so much to do. We have only some of our clothes and kitchen things left to pack. Thank goodness. I’m really sick of packing now.

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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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Milly September 2nd, 1943

Women playing golf, 1943

Women playing golf, 1943

“Dear Kids,

Gosh sakes, I never get everything done that I should- I’ve been intending to write ever since I got home but we have more company. Waltmans (the coach and his wife) are staying here while looking for a place to live- so that makes lots of extra work.

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