Sonny boy discusses the newspaper to which he has access, Stars and Stripes, which he explains includes comics about Terry and the Pirates and Lil Abner. Furthermore, Sonny explains that he limited in what he is able to share about his position but does explain that he is working differently than how he had been prepared to work in the army.
World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army; Army Life; Military; Journalism, Military
Digital reproduction of a 4-page letter
Ashley M. Glirbas
Box C612, folder 16
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Smith, Sam Ellard, "Letter from Sonny Boy Smith to Pauline Smith; March 12, 1944" (1944). Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. 372.