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1918 Mar. 29

Newth, Letitia Crane, 1897-1960

Letter from Letitia Crane to Frank F. Newth

Lynn (Mass.) - Today is Letty's twenty-first birthday and Good Friday. Letty has been very busy at work, a new girl will be joining them next week and then Letty will focus on typewriting, correspondence, and keeping three record books. Letty asks if Nick has had a chance to go to church, and asks him to pick up a pair of rosary beads for her. Letty wishes Nick a Happy Easter.

Frank F. Newth Papers

1917 Dec.

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

New Jersey - Nick went to the Post Office but he has not received the watch that Letty sent. He hopes to get home for Christmas but he is not sure if he will be able to. He is writing this letter in the Knights of Columbus building while listening to the Victrola. Nick is meeting men from all over the United States who are stationed here.

Frank F. Newth Papers

1917 Nov.

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

Ayer (Mass.) - Nick has not been able to write because he has been very busy. The captain gave a lecture on modern warfare, and Nick was in charge of thirty men working with a pick and shovel. It has been cold recently so Nick has to stop and warm up his hands while he is writing a letter

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918 Mar. 31

Newth, Letitia Crane, 1897-1960

Letter from Letitia Crane to Frank F. Newth

Lynn (Mass.) - Letty, Nellie, and their mother went for a walk to see the reservoir. While they were at the reservoir a fire alarm rang in, the woods were on fire. Carl Vase hit a woman with his automobile and killed her. Letty hopes that Nick is well and that he has been able to get a drink of water in France.

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918 Apr. 16

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

France - Nick travelled throughout France with his officer to pay the American Troops. He went through the section where the great drive occurred and areas where the fighting was thickest. He asks Letty if censors have cut up his letters at all. Included is a newspaper clipping with a photo of the big drive.

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918 Apr. 17

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

France - Nick is sending Letty two lace collars and an embroidered handkerchief. He is sending them in three separate envelopes, in case some take a while or get lost. Nick will be sending her rosary beads soon. He wishes Letty a happy twenty first birthday.

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918 Jan. 23

Newth, Frank F. (Frank Forrest), 1895-1979

Letter from Frank F. Newth to Letitia Crane

England - Nick went to one of the oldest cathedrals in the world. It is filled with hand-carved marble pillars and wooden furniture as well as the tombs of Kings and Queens. The organist played the Star Spangled Banner for the American troops.

Frank F. Newth Papers

1917 Nov.

Newth, Letitia Crane, 1897-1960

Letter from Letitia Crane to Frank F. Newth

Lynn (Mass.) - Letty is not sure if Nick is still in Ayer or if he has gone South. She had a lovely time at the Halloween Party and she got the ring int he cake, everyone asked when she was going to get married.

Frank F. Newth Papers

1917 Nov.

Newth, Letitia Crane, 1897-1960

Letter from Letitia Crane to Frank F. Newth

Lynn (Mass.) - Nick's father asked if Letty had heard from him and she said that she wasn't expecting a letter until tomorrow. Florence Sawyer wants to know if Nick can get any brown sugar. Letty felt sick at work this afternoon so she had to come home early.

Frank F. Newth Papers

1918 Jan. 10

Newth, Letitia Crane, 1897-1960

Letter from Letitia Crane to Frank F. Newth

Lynn (Mass.) - Letty thought that Nick had gone overseas and then she heard that he was still in New Jersey. Bill Kiely of Lynn died in France from meningitis, Letty's Aunt Jennie slipped on some ice and had to get stitches, and Bill hasn't been home for a few weeks. She hopes he had a good time in New York, she asks him to send sheet music since it is very hard to get new music in Lynn. Lynn doesn't ... more

Frank F. Newth Papers