Thursday, March 8, 1945

Dearest Gee. Lord, kid, I got your Feb 23 letter today about Eli and it sure floored me. I sure wasn’t looking for anything like that. Was going to send a telegram but wrote a letter instead. It would take another week for a telegram to get back anyway. He must have just gone offContinue reading “Thursday, March 8, 1945”

Thursday, March 1, 1945

Dearest Gee Well, honey, you’ll be giving me back to the Indians for not writing but I sure haven’t had any time for it this week. I got a lot of nice things from you tho. I got your package of cigarettes and film. Two packages, that is, and four packages of candles. Sure doContinue reading “Thursday, March 1, 1945”

Thursday, February 22, 1945

Dearest Gee. Hit the jackpot again today, honey. Got three swell letters from you and one nice long one from Sis. Yours were dated Feb. 7, 8, and 12th and Sis was dated the 12th too. That’s doing pretty well even as to time. I hope mine are doing that good. Was certainly a blowContinue reading “Thursday, February 22, 1945”

Monday, February 19, 1945

Dearest Gee. Well, honey, the guys are all getting kinda mad at me again because I seem to be getting all the mail. Boy it sure is piling up. Haven’t had much time to write any letters which makes me in arrears on the answering. First off, I got your lovely Valentine card, kid, andContinue reading “Monday, February 19, 1945”

Wednesday, February 7, 1945

Dearest Gee. Got four v-mails and a package today. Not bad for a little guy, huh? Got your v-jobby of Jan. 16, Mom’s of the 15th and Coe’s of the 17th and one from Chick of the 22nd. The package was from Mae and had four candy bars, v-mail, a jigsaw puzzle, a book, andContinue reading “Wednesday, February 7, 1945”

Saturday, February 3, 1945

Dearest Gee. Haven’t had time to write much the last a couple of days or so. I got your letters of Jan. 1st and Jan. 16th. The Jan. 1 was a v-mail. Also got a letter from Mom, another letter from Sis that made three in the last few days. She’s on the ball. GotContinue reading “Saturday, February 3, 1945”

Wednesday, January 31, 1945

Dearest Gee. Received your v-mail jobs of Dec. 12th today. Kinda old, huh? Also got a letter from Hilah telling me all her troubles, and it sounds as if she has plenty. Then I got a v-mail from Mom. Yesterday I got a card from Aunt Stella and one from the Rumrys of La Salle.Continue reading “Wednesday, January 31, 1945”

Monday, January 29, 1945

Dearest Gee. Sure got plenty of mail today, kid. A little more than I can answer tonight, I’m afraid, but I’m going to try like hell. I got your very fine letters of Dec. 8th, 28th, Jan. 4th, and 9th, and your swell Christmas card and letter of Dec. 9th. It was a mighty sweetContinue reading “Monday, January 29, 1945”

Monday, December 18, 1944

Dearest Gee. Honey, I didn’t get any letter from you today or yesterday, but I sure got a nice package from Joannie and Francy. It was a big one too, it had a can of cookies and a lot of candy bars in it. I sure would like to know where your package went to.Continue reading “Monday, December 18, 1944”

Monday, December 4, 1944

Dearest Gee. Well, honey, I haven’t received a letter from you in so long that I’m beginning to think that you’re forgetting me. Maybe I’ll get some tomorrow but so far it’s been three or four days. I seem to get letters from everyone else tho. Don’t know how far I can stretch this letterContinue reading “Monday, December 4, 1944”