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Wartime Letters23 of 69My Dad's 6,000 Fying hoursClaim of Exemption From Service
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Posted 4 years ago


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This letter was found in an envelope with newspapers death cutouts envelope is dated 1942. File to left is a color scan and to the right is b/w file, i do see a line on left side. And it sure looks like a old Xerox which was not around then? The logo is gray anyone know how this was copied in 1942 or think its an original? My wife's father worked summer in a farm called Sylvester's Chicks his Uncle and Brother owned this farm and 1 worked for the FBI

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  1. scottvez scottvez, 4 years ago
    Surely a copy-- could be from any time after it was written. Copiers were around very late 50s:

  2. aghcollect aghcollect, 4 years ago
    Ditto had a "spirit duplicator" up and running around 1910.

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