“…the dead were lying on all sides…’’
Somewhere in France, Aug. 15, 1918
Miss Millie Dobbs,
25 Howland Ave., Toronto, Ont., Canada
I think if you look up your back correspondence you’ll find you owe me a letter or two or else the post office is guilty of mail “hoarding,” for I haven’t heard from you in about two months. However, I won’t hold it against you if you’ll do better in the future.
I was going to write you about two weeks ago but we had a sudden move, travelling “light,” and in the hurry I forgot to stick any stationary in my haversack. We have been travelling ever since and around these parts you couldn’t buy note paper if you had all the money in the world.
What came to my rescue was a box just received from Nell. Included in the box was…notepaper an...