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September 1939 - the models in detail.

In my previous post I gave the orders of battle for the first battle of my Second World War Campaign.
Here is some information on how the models were prepared. 573 more words


November 22, 1939 letter home from Normal School

23 McKenzie Ave.
Nov. 22, 1939

Dear Folks, –

I was very glad to hear from you on Tuesday – was rather anxious to hear about the week-end’s happenings. 718 more words


Poland, 1st September 1939, forces ready (or are they?)

Poland, 1st September 1939
The opposing forces are ready.  Well, when I started this post I thought they were!

In a previous post I showed the situation in Poland on 1st September.  638 more words


1939 - C. Valenzuela

6619 Laird Avenue

This little dead-end street has a rare prize in this early Valenzuela mark.


1939 - J. Kemble

MacArthur Boulevard at 66th Avenue

J. Kemble usually used a stamp, but not in this driveway.


Reading for Women in 1939

This week Sepia Saturday has invited us to start with an old advertisement.  And so I chose this one from a coverless copy of the  Australian magazine… 289 more words

1939 - C. T. Harris

3301 62nd Avenue

The first example I found from C. T. Harris, who very rarely dated his work, had a crack right through it. So this is marginally better.