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The Blunt Letters
of Gene Howard
. . . With Love, Grandpa

By Gene Howard

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Letter: 1
Approximately: 4 Pages
Introduction

Remembering Gene by his sister, Irma Stolt
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Letter: 2
Approximately: 3 Pages
Arnold Eugene Howard

I was born July 30, 1917, the youngest of eight children. I was the only one born in a hospital and have the bill for
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Letter: 3
Approximately: 6 Pages
Zelia Evans Spencer Howard

By Gene Howard Zelia Evans Howard, my mother, was born in Adams County near
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Letter: 4
Approximately: 4 Pages
February 21, 1993

Dear Cheryl & Family, We have had another good rain this weekend. We are still behind normal, but it does help a lot. I believe there is a
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Letter: 5
Approximately: 3 Pages
February 11, 1994

Dear Jeff, I thought of you when I read the enclosed article about the fast food workers. You might want to try to get on with
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Letter: 6
Approximately: 5 Pages
March 31,1994

Dear Cheryl & Family: As I have said before Grandma and I lead such an exciting life that I have to write you about other things I wouldn't want
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Letter: 7
Approximately: 3 Pages
November 18,1994

Dear Jeff, Happy birthday. However the amount of happiness you can get from $10 is quite limited. Put together with some other money,
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Letter: 8
Approximately: 3 Pages
November 24,1994

Dear Todd: I have meant to write you sooner but I was concerned about Jeff's ingrown toe nail and I wrote him about it and then I
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Letter: 9
Approximately: 3 Pages
December 11, 1994

Dear Kids: When you are age 77 everyone under 50 is a kid and that includes your Mom and Dad.
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Letter: 10
Approximately: 4 Pages
January 3, 1995

Dear Kids: We have had great excitement at our house. Grandma, Craig and I had Turkey dinners and all the fixings for both Thanksgiving
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Letter: 11
Approximately: 5 Pages
January 20, 1995

Dear Kids: This is to tell you about the high finance I had to practice when I was a kid. I was 12 years old when the 1929 stock
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Letter: 12
Approximately: 7 Pages
February 20, 1995

Dear kids: The subject of this letter is to tell you how we entertained ourselves in a town like Blunt where a great many of its
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Letter: 13
Approximately: 3 Pages
March 4,1995

Dear Jeff, Todd, Chris and Tawnya, (In case you aren't too bored with this stuff).
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Letter: 14
Approximately: 6 Pages
March 24,1995

Dear Kids: This letter is to tell you some things about my dad, your Mom's grandfather and your great-grandfather. He was a good
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Letter: 15
Approximately: 6 Pages
April 30,1995

Dear Todd: We have been hearing, from your mother about how great you are doing in school and we are proud and thrilled about it. I knew
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Letter: 16
Approximately: 8 Pages
May 15 1995

Dear Kids: One thing I have been trying to do is to give you some feeling of how different times were when I was a kid and to give you
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Letter: 17
Approximately: 5 Pages
June 11, 1995

Dear Kids: Summer is just around the comer. We have been having the usual cloudy May weather and it has extended into June. I like the
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Letter: 18
Approximately: 2 Pages
June 14,

I started this letter a few days ago. Since then it has turned pretty hot in the upper 90s. My back yard was getting burned
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Letter: 19
Approximately: 8 Pages
June 15,1995

Dear Kids: Here are some more recollections of some of the characters in and around Blunt. Since there was very little to do, visiting
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Letter: 20
Approximately: 4 Pages
February 20, 1996

Dear Chris: Happy birthday! I hope this gets to you on time. I didn't know that the Postal Service was carrying the mail by mule train
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Letter: 21
Approximately: 3 Pages
This Was Included In A Letter To Cheryl And My Grandchildren,

July 6, 1996. I guess I could entitle it: A COWARD DIES A THOUSAND DEATHS
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Letter: 22
Approximately: 2 Pages
afterward

Subj:
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Letter: 23
Approximately: 8 Pages
Our Parents By Irma Howard Stolt

LEON DEWITT HOWARD was born November 6,1870, the son of James Durkee Howard and Phoebe Ferris Howard, in Henry County, near
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