Christine describes her trip to Pennsylvania, from her travel woes to meeting Woody's family members, their customs and accents. While visiting, an older aunt passed away. There was a Victory over Japan Day celebration in town, and they sell their car. Because of the trip to Pennsylvania, they won't be able to visit Pauline in Mississippi.
Railroad travel; Funeral rites and ceremonies; Family relationships; Social life and customs -- 20th century; Pan American World Airways, Inc.
Digital reproduction of a 6-page letter
Hillary A. H. Richardson
Box C613, folder 10
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Faust, Edith Christine, "Letter from Christine Faust to Pauline Smith; August 26, 1945" (1945). Ellard-Murphree-Pilgreen-Smith Family Papers Collection. 555.