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Identifier

WCA_6C_Westervelt_1934_10_10

Date

10-10-1934

Physical Description

2 pages

Description

Postcard to her mother, written in couplets, asking her mother to bring items from home; reporting a check from the Boston Herald; and describing a Crew party that night.

Transcript

[10 October, 1934] Mother dearest - Your forgiveness for these wretched cards? But I shall see you soon. Could you bring the opera glass to keep the world in Tune? (Forgive the couplet - I’ve been writing them, & rhythm is going thru my head - anyway, if time, - the following -: My blue sleeveless shirt with the tail, & the opera glasses if you have them & don’t need ‘em. Not necessary if impossible though. Got a $9 check from the Herald, it’s a gorgeous day - Crew party tonight - outdoors. Love & love Ginger What time exactly should I look for you?

Location

Wellesley, Massachusetts; Schenectady, New York

Tags

Home and Family; Student Life

Subject

Newspapers; Money; Rowing

Postcard from Virginia Veeder Westervelt, Wellesley, Massachusetts, to Mrs. Millicent Veeder, Schenectady, New York, 1934 October 10

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