Troup May 12
Dear Son. We recd your clothes yesterday. they are nice
will keep them for you the best I can. these blue shirts will make Dad
good work shirts. Looks like they were to large for you. I will wash the
dirty ones, sure made me want to see you. I am glad you are going to
school what are you studing now? well we went to Laird hill yesterday
eve; a tornado struck there. sure tore up that place 2 churches, school,
oil Derricks just lay flat with the corner blocks up out of the ground
some killed some bruised up & hurt bat.
we picked berries my
hands look like negroes I have been making jam &
Jelly. The seniors are giving their play tomorrow nite. come go with us.
Vesta & Family spent Sun. with us. haveen't saw Otis in a long time,
Harris'es went down there last week end John L & Minnie Ruth was
home to go. Kenneth got another Reg: card He has been set up to A3 he
may be in training this Fall. Raymond is going to have his teeth all
taken out his gums are bad Paul Jr & Eddie have a nice time playing
he had his third birthday Mon; he feels like he was 6 instead of 3.
Donald is a Cub
he likes to go. him & Earnest S goes to Carlslile
ever Thur after school. he rides or works Dan to a sled when ever he
likes. Octa taken his bicycle to ride to work, its about wore out. I
will have to close & get dinner, Dad is working
write soon Mother