[Letter from Tommie Suits to Elmer Josephine Wheatly, July 24, 1937]

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Letter written to Elmer Josephine Bahl from Tommie Suits in New York City. Suits describes a letter that he received from Elmer's mother and mentions that "Johnnie Lou said she got her cat." Suits talks about dancing and his trip to Washington D.C. over July 31st to August 1st and 2nd: "I had planned on getting there early Saturday and staying until late Monday."

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[4] p. ; 24 cm.

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Suits, Tommie July 24, 1937.

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This letter is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2015 and was provided by Private Collection of Margay Welch to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 53 times. More information about this letter can be viewed below.

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Private Collection of Margay Welch

The Bahl, Wheatly, and Hessdoerfer families were residents of Waco, Texas from the 1850's. The items in this collection were found in the Elmer and Josephine (Bahl) Wheatly home after the death of Elmer and Josephine Wheatly in 2010.

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Letter written to Elmer Josephine Bahl from Tommie Suits in New York City. Suits describes a letter that he received from Elmer's mother and mentions that "Johnnie Lou said she got her cat." Suits talks about dancing and his trip to Washington D.C. over July 31st to August 1st and 2nd: "I had planned on getting there early Saturday and staying until late Monday."

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[4] p. ; 24 cm.

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According to an outside source, Suits married "Johnny Lou Mitchell" on June 21, 1940.

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  • July 24, 1937

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  • May 8, 2016, 10:51 p.m.

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  • July 13, 2016, 6:03 p.m.

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Suits, Tommie. [Letter from Tommie Suits to Elmer Josephine Wheatly, July 24, 1937], letter, July 24, 1937; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth744184/: accessed October 23, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Private Collection of Margay Welch.