Thursday, June 28, 2012

Postcard 268: Postmarked July 24th, 1947, Augusta ME

Governor's Residence, Augusta, Maine

Here for day.
Having wonderful
weather. See you

Postcard 267: Postmarked Aug. 26th, 1947, Blodgett Landing, NH, with Note Glued Over Sender's Original Message

Soo-Nipi Lodge, Lake Sunapee, N. H.

A friend of mine built and owned this
lovely place. A year before I was married, I
spent many happy weeks there. A bit of Sunapee
Lake can be seen at the foot of the hill.

Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Postcard 266: Postmarked Dec. 4th, 1947, Boston, MA

Beacon Street Esplanade from Harvard Bridge, Boston, Mass

Beacon Street Esplanade from Harvard
Bridge, Boston. A beautiful park with a
promenade along the Charles River be-
tween Massachusetts Ave., and Charles
Street Esplanade.

Hope you are
feeling well, Sue
is downstairs looking
at dresses in
filenes. She just
got back.

Only looked--didn't touch

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Postcard 265: Postmarked July 30th, 1948, Ashland, NH, with Note Glued Over Sender's Original Message

I have seen this wonderful cascade

Received you nice letter and

I got fun at time
but no coming. Will
try and write letter soon.


Monday, June 4, 2012

Postcard 264: Postmarked Aug. 1st, 1948, Worcester, MA, with Note Glued Over Sender's Original Message

State Hospital, Worcester, Mass.

Those who can't think quite straight are
treated in this institution. I have a friend
who has been there nearly three years, and it
is believed she will entirely recover.
She writes lovely letters.

Friday, June 1, 2012

Postcard 263: Postmarked July 8th, 1943, San Francisco, CA

I am a Visitor at Hospitality House

Built and operated
by the city and county of San Francisco

Mission Dolores
San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf San Francisco
Playland at the Beach
Coits Tower

Pvt. Windell F. Smith
HQ and HQ Co.
Fort Mason
San Francisco, Cal.
U.S. Army

Hope you all had
a time on the 4th.
I worked all day on my
4th. (Monday). I may have
to go with my outfit
to Camp Stoneville,
Calif. this week-end
for 10 days.