• 1960

    December 18, 1960

    December 18, 1960 61 Ardwold Gate (on a Christmas card)   HOPE YOUR CHRISTMAS IS HEAVENLY! Don’t you believe in answering letters, stranger? Or did you get mine? Either way, drop me a line and let me know how you are. Have a wonderful X-mas,   Love Pen

  • 1960

    November 8, 1960

    November 8, 1960 61 Ardwold Gate   Dear Frank, I’m sorry I haven’t answered your letter ‘till now, but I have been pretty busy. It’s great to hear you’re relatively happy down there and I’m especially delighted to hear you are on a newspaper. That, combined with the large quantity of girls, seems to make Kelowna the perfect city for you. Chuck arrived home a couple of weeks ago and I did hear about the trip. Now he and Jim McCarthy are off to Montreal for a while. What they are doing or when they will be back – I haven’t the slightest idea. My life since you left has…

  • 1960

    October 1960

    Undated and misaddressed RR #3 King, Ontario Dear Frank, Penny phoned the other day to instruct me in a lesson on negligence and I informed her I was a leader in my class in school and needed no coaching in procrastination. Actually, I had hoped when she phoned that she wanted to make friends or something warm like that, but it’s as you say: ‘things change never for the better.” I left you on a Friday, Penticton on Saturday, cum one peso. Trail on Monday with $33 donated by B.C. gullible southpaw welfare agency and was at home on Saturday with $10 to spare. Since then I have been lodging…