“Make allowances for your crazy sweetheart lover for writing such letters, but he knows no better and cannot help it.”

Jonesing for Mabel

16 love letters, each published here on the 111th anniversary of its postmark,

July 9 to August 12, 1907.

From: Mr. Chester Jones of 79 Gladstone St, Arlington, Rhode Island.

To: Miss Mabel Claire Ledlie, on vacation with her parents c/o PO Box 146, Alton, New Hampshire.

Letters purchased in 2011 at the Brimfield Antiques Fair, Massachusetts.