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The End of an Old Family Myth

It was the summer of 1978. I had just graduated from high school and was looking forward to starting college as a film major, something that never panned out. In August the bakery closed two weeks for our annual vacation, … Continue reading

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2 June 1943 – Letter from Dad to Mom

Letter or Postcard – Letter Sender – Ralph Peterson Recipient – Phyllis Peterson Postmark Place – Red Bank, New Jersey Postmark Date – 3 June 1943 Letter Date – 2 June 1943 Text: Hello sweetheart, How are you tonight, baby? … Continue reading

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31 May 1943 – Letter from Dad to Mom

Letter or Postcard – Letter Sender – Ralph Peterson Recipient – Phyllis Peterson Postmark Place – Red Bank, New Jersey Postmark Date – 1 June 1943 Letter Date – 31 May 1943 Text: My dearest wife and baby, Gee whiz! … Continue reading

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29 May 1943 – Letter from Dad to Mom

Letter or Postcard – Letter Sender – Ralph Peterson Recipient – Phyllis Peterson Postmark Place – Red Bank, New Jersey Postmark Date – 31 May 1943 Letter Date – 29 May 1943 Text: My dearest wife and baby, How are … Continue reading

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30 May 1943 – Letter from Dad to Mom

Letter or Postcard – Letter Sender – Ralph Peterson Recipient – Phyllis Peterson Postmark Place – Red Bank, New Jersey Postmark Date – 31 May 1943 Letter Date – 30 May 1943 Text: My sweetest wife and baby, How are … Continue reading

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28 May 1943 – Letter from Dad to Mom

Letter or Postcard – Letter Sender – Ralph Peterson Recipient – Phyllis Peterson Postmark Place – Red Bank, New Jersey Postmark Date – 29 May 1943 Letter Date – 28 May 1943 Text: Hello sweetheart, Another day gone by and … Continue reading

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27 May 1943 – Letter from Dad to Mom

Letter or Postcard – Letter Sender – Ralph Peterson Recipient – Phyllis Peterson Postmark Place – Red Bank, New Jersey Postmark Date – 28 May 1943 Letter Date – 27 May 1943 Text: Hello Girls, How are my two little … Continue reading

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26 May 1943 – Letter from Dad to Mom

Letter or Postcard – Letter Sender – Ralph Peterson Recipient – Phyllis Peterson Postmark Place – Red Bank, New Jersey Postmark Date – 27 May 1943 Letter Date – 26 May 1943 Text: Hi sweetheart, Got your letter today and … Continue reading

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25 May 1943 – Letter from Dad to Mom

Letter or Postcard – Letter Sender – Ralph Peterson Recipient – Phyllis Peterson Postmark Place – Red Bank, New Jersey Postmark Date – 26 May 1943 Letter Date – 25 May 1943 Text: Dearest wife and baby, How are you … Continue reading

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23 May 1944 – Letter from Dad to Mom

Letter or Postcard – Letter Sender – Ralph Peterson Recipient – Phyllis Peterson Postmark Place – Red Bank, New Jersey Postmark Date – 25 May 1943 Letter Date – 23 May 1943 Text: My dearest wife and baby, Got your … Continue reading

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