New Years 1924 – Lela Elgin with Lou. Dodo up to the house to see to fire and look after candy. Robert & Joe went up in aftern. All came back to Bessies for 6 P.M. Goose dinner. Lela also got back. Lela, children & I all went home later. Joe took us.
 Just a few entries for 1924 were written in the back of Nancy’s 1923 diary
 Her daughter, Lela (Brown) Mueller
 Lela’s husband, Louis Mueller, who was confined to Elgin State Mental Hospital
 Her granddaughter, Dorothy Recoschewitz
 Her grandson, Robert Recoschewitz
 Dorothy’s fiance, Joseph Langmayer
 Her daughter, Bess (Brown) Recoschewitz
 Lela’s daughters, Helen and Eda “Jean” Mueller
 Nancy lived with Lela
January 3, 1924
To: Ethan Keith & Hannah Towne, Kalamazoo, MI
From: Nancy Brown, Chicago, IL
This letter was Nancy’s first letter of the New Year. She is sending $5.00 and the girls are sending $5.00 of Nancy Keith money. Writes about the candy business; Edna has ordered 15 pounds in the last two and a half weeks.
This letter was originally posted to the Crawford/Comfort Family Letters blog and can be read here.