1956

May 16, 1956

Wednesday May 16 Dear Eunice, Guess I’ll write you a line tonight even tho’ I haven’t heard from you since I got the letter telling about the dog.  Well they always say no news is good news so I’m hoping that holds true in this case and that you have fully recovered from that awful

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May 13, 1956

Chironga Mission Station P.B. 5, Mt. Darwin Southern Rhodesia, Africa 13th May, 1956 Dear Mom, I got your letter saying you’d received mine about the dog bite.  I don’t know if I told you how I got along with the injections, but I didn’t have any reaction at all which I know is a thing

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May 9, 1956

Salisbury 9th May, 1956 Dear Mom, I’ll try and get this letter off before I go home.  We got back from Conference on Tuesday.  Most of them got back on Monday but the Field Committee had to meet on Monday and then some of us had to go see a man on the way home

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April 23, 1956

Salisbury 23rd April, 1956 Dear Mom, Tomorrow I go out to Kapfundi for Field Committee and then next week is Conference. I came to town a week ago.  I hadn’t expected to come in so early but I was bitten by a mad dog on the Friday before and a village girl was, too, so

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April 5, 1956

5th April, 1956 Dear Mom, Cliff is going to try to go to Darwin tomorrow to get corn ground for the students so they can have their “sadza”.  I don’t think that he will find the roads very smooth.  I’m sure that they will be badly washed.  We haven’t had any rain now and it

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March 1956 Circular

The Evangelical Alliance Mission 2839 West McLean Avenue Chicago 47, Illinois Chironga Mission Station P.B. 5, Mt. Darwin Southern Rhodesia, Africa March, 1956 Dear Friends, Greetings in Jesus’ name.  It has been quite some time since you have heard from this little spot in the bush of Africa.  Here are some news-briefs: Twenty-nine student-teachers are

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March 21, 1956

Chironga 21st March, 1956 Dear Mom, I’ll start this today.  Post won’t go out for a few days yet. Well we are just experiencing a most unusual amount of rain for March.  Since yesterday morning we’ve gotten more rain than we did all of February and you know that I said that we got rain

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