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Betty Beeby’s drawers

June 16, 2010


Betty Beeby says everyone in her family is a packrat.  She found hundreds of old letters and postcards in her father’s barn and made them into a wonderful book called Breath Escaping Envelopes.  Then she donated the collection to Western Michigan University, where it is archived for researchers.    However, many odds and ends and wonderful surprises […]