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 - Pen-Pal To Get Special Valentine Vt. — A young...
Pen-Pal To Get Special Valentine Vt. — A young Army corporal, just back from Kprea, planned a special valentine Saturday for the !»«" llsh sweetheart be met for the first time after nine ye*r» of "pen-pal" correspondence. *Ppl Charleg W. Christmas, 91, wade arrangements to take M>«» Wy WiUjon, 99, of Wver- po«>. !!»?•- pn a shopping tour —fwr M engagement ring. sooner we get the en- ring and get the s d,o^e the we can be njj»r?1|e4," tb* h*ppy Q, I, CUarlie an4 Lily, » pretty, blue-eyed brunette, met for the flrft time with » warm ew^ prw* FrWay when he »rrive4 frpme »n a 20-day le^ve. "She'? all that I thought »he wa»~that and -much n»re," Cbarlie told new«nen. "He'» ju4t a» 1 pictured him. { like him even more," wi4 Uly, a petit* secretary who etw»d» only »ligbtly Ullijr than five feet- No d*te fop the yftung COM- pU>'» weeding b* 8 b^n set. "We alone," nald ChrUtmo*, who •pent hU first day home meeting relative* and friends bo had not *0«n ulnce going o?er- «ea* in February, 1W1. tlly, the only girl ausong ilx children arrived in the Unitr ed Bute* Jan. 20 to meet and marry Charlie utter « correspondence which »Urted when both were 13 The procpectlve bridegroom w»« due home la*t month but he failed to arrive. Uly wiu met In New York by hl« »i»ter, Mrs. Mary Vuluy, «ad bnui been (daylng with bcr.

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  1. Estherville Daily News,
  2. 14 Feb 1953, Sat,
  3. Page 1

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