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This handwritten letter, dated September 6, 1942, is written to Kelvie Jennings at a Marine Corps training camp in San Diego, California to his wife, Jewel Jennings in Jackson, Mississippi. The letter discusses personal affairs, her desire to hurry and be with him soon, and news from a friend who's husband has enlisted to avoid being drafted. A newspaper clipping about a Navy mechanist from Jackson, Mississippi. The envelope bears two three cent stamps in the upper right and a postmark for Jackson, Mississippi, September 6, 1942.
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Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections, Manuscripts Division, Jennings (Kelvie and Jewel) Family Papers, Box 1, Folders 1-3
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