Printed Program & Menu, To: "V-E Day Dinner Tuesday May 8, 1945 U. S. S. Proteus" From: "Jimmy," May 14, 1945.

Air Mail envelope with circular black stamp at bottom of envelope front, "Passed by Naval Censor." Circular postmark black stamp,"US Navy May 14 AM 1945" Penciled on envelope back, "May 21 1945 with V-E Day Menu"

On the front of the program, hand drawn caricature of "Uncle Sam" kicking Hitler-Nazis-Germany. Artist: "Shears 45." Inside the program, author began his letter, in the blank spaces surrounding the printed program and menu,  with "How do you like the way the Navy celebrated V-E Day? . . ."  He provided a critique about the menu choices such as, "real good," "good, " and "nice." On back of program, list of cooks and bakers for the affair.


Main Author: Reap, James Domenico, Jr.
Format: Letter
Language: English
Published: 1945
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Online Access: https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:404226