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August 9, 1924 letter to Ethan Keith and Hannah Towne from Nancy Brown

August 9, 1924 To: Ethan Keith & Hannah Towne, Kalamazoo, MI From: Nancy Brown, Crystal Lake, IL She has had trouble with her eyes so hasn’t been able to sew or read. She keeps them covered a good deal and … Continue reading

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April 25, 1924 letter to Ethan Keith & Hannah Towne from Nancy Brown

April 25, 1924 To: Ethan Keith & Hannah Towne From: Nancy Brown It was a shock to hear that Charl was gone. She was sorry for Cora and also Helen, who will miss him more than Cora. If Ras was … Continue reading

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February 28, 1924 letter to Nancy Brown from Hannah Towne

February 28, 1924 To: Nancy Brown, Chicago, IL From: Hannah Towne, Kalamazoo, MI Writes about how she has told different people about the candy business and how much every one enjoys the candy. Wishes Bess lived closer to Lela so … Continue reading

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January 7, 1924 letter to Nancy Brown from Wilma Keith

January 7, 1924 To: Nancy Brown From: Wilma Keith, Shelbyville, MI She will be writing to someone in Chicago once a week to keep track of everyone. All are feeling fine there; weather is very cold but sunny. Presumes the … Continue reading

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Nancy Brown’s diary entries from December 22 – 31, 1923

Dec 22 – Candy. Candy. Candy. Dec 23 – Girls working night & day. Dorothy here helping. Robert, Joe & Willard delivering. I went home with Dodo to night about 11 P.M. She & Joe put up and trimed their … Continue reading

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Nancy Brown’s diary entries from December 11 – 12, 1923

Dec 11 – Lela down town all day. Came home tired out & about sick. Dec 12 – Rainy. Raining this A.M. Kept it up all day. An other letter from Cousin Edna.[141] Sent order for 13 lbs Christmas candy. … Continue reading

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December 10, 1923 letter to Nancy Brown from Louese Harris

December 10, 1923 To: Nancy Brown From: Louese Harris, Shelbyville, MI Writes about Mildred and Fred’s marriage. Jim has been very sick and Walter and Dorothy have had to come over every morning to do the chores before Walter goes … Continue reading

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