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July 2, 1961 – more on arrival/first impressions (Gene)

Dear Herb: We lit into Delhi on schedule at 9 pm on Sunday, the 18th of June. Although temperatures here have, on the whole, been below average as much as ten degrees, that Sunday night was furnace-like. The kids had … Continue reading

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June 30, 1961 – 105 degrees and a hotel from a Grade B movie (Anita)

June 30, 1961 Dear One and All, It’s hard to know where to start this letter. While waiting for our typewriter to be released from customs, I’ve written it in my head dozens of times. Now that I’m faced with … Continue reading

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June 22, 1961 – First impressions (Gene)

(hand written, not typed) Thursday, 22 June 1061 Dear Val and all: ‘Tho we arrived Sunday night (amid incredible immigration and customs confusion). This is the first letter writing. As things settle, letters should follow with greater frequency. After leaving … Continue reading

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