Dear Bernard We have just finished Sunday dinner & the men are going to the mission pretty soon. Just now it is raining pretty heary I hope it stops soon. Otherwise it will cut the mission attendance & consequently by the mazuma for Fr. McAulliffe. The sketch of the new church is hanging in the … Continue reading The New Church and Diaper Shaming
Thurs 5/24/51 Dear Bernie By this time you've probably given me up as a lost cause. Frankly, I've meant to write but just haven't gotten around to it. Mom told me you've finally landed in rather a desolate place in Japan. Well thank goodness it is Japan anyway. I haven't seen your letter as yet … Continue reading The Vicious Circle of Home Repair
Dear Bernard The last few days have really felt like Spring the fruit trees & all the other trees are budding out & the grass is getting nice & green. Yesterday Pop started to make a new trellis for the rambling rose by Howarths fence. He is making it with the old water pipes. First … Continue reading A Persnickity Miss Gives Granny Grief
Dear Bernard We are all fine thank God. I went down to Tristans yesterday to see about your pictures. She gave me quite a sales talk trying to talk me into taking the colored one, however she didn't succeed. I took the regular one and three wallet size so have to pay two dollars more. … Continue reading Of Portraits and Weddings and Deaths
Well as the old saying goes "better late than never." I meant to write long ago but as you know I didn't.