Bob - “Unstamped Underwear” - Feb. 8, 1953

Bob gets his weekend pass pulled for having a pair of underwear out of sorts during inspection. At least it wasn’t for having dust in his canteen cup. Fittingly, he takes the weekend to launder and sew what seems to be his whole wardrobe. Wednesday’s trip to the Baltimore symphony was a success, although the organist’s dinner concert later that evening was much more to Bob’s liking.

Read along with the original letter here.

Links:

Stalag 17

Martha Graham

Das Deutsches Haus in Baltimore

The History and Photos of the Alton YMCA

The Women’s Army Corps. (or “WAC”)

The Postcard Artwork is Odalisque by Renoir

Narrated and produced by Luca Tramontozzi

Many thanks to Stephen Tramontozzi for the music in this episode. The intro and outro music is from Renovations off his album Walkabout. © Copyright - Stephen Tramontozzi

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