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"If only I had a back to rub now..."

Saturday, Nov. 14, 1942

My father actually boarded the train today but I’ll finish up his long letter:

“Well, Liebchin.. Here it is sometime after midnight and instead of sleeping like a good boy, I’m sneaking an extra page in… I did eat that 10 PM supper after all – Roast beef with gooey cake and coffee – Boy, all that excitement over the second front—– I could cry—I missed Roosevelt’s speech in French – I was so disappointed – I wanted to hear it in the worst way but I was busy at the time—I hope it’s repeated…Humpf! 113 more words

World War II

"Earhart Deception" presents intriguing possibilities

Today we continue our examination of Paul Rafford Jr.’s writings about what might have  have transpired during the last hours of Amelia Earhart’s alleged “approach” to Howland Island, as well as other intriguing and controversial ideas he advanced over the years following his retirement from the NASA’s Manned Space Program in 1988. 2,594 more words