Tag Archives: Houston

Letter From Home

Sharing the existence of a letter from Dotty’s step-mom Lou provided me with the opportunity for me to write three (now four) posts and hear from you about general mail delivery, falling behind schedule during your vacations, and the desire … Continue reading

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Behind Schedule

My last two posts, In the Box #1 and In the Box #2 discussed how Dotty’s step-mom sent mail to Houston while Dotty, Edie, and Ev were still in Arizona, nearly one month behind schedule. I know some of you … Continue reading

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In the Box #2

As I revealed in my last post, Dotty had yet to make it to Houston by the time her step-mom had mailed her a letter via general delivery.  On November 18, when the letter was marked for return to Bridgeport, … Continue reading

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In the Box #1

Three posts ago, I shared pictures of the box that contained the postcards and letters that Dotty sent home during her 1929 road trip, so obviously you know that the box contained at least those postcards and letters.  If you … Continue reading

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