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Joyce Raiford letter to Fletcher Raiford, 27 March 1940

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me, it seems - So I'll have to call her - Guess I really should be more sociable! After all, I'm a doctor's wife - Thursday morning - It's wonderful out today - I'm going to dress and go outdoors when I finish this - Ellis and I had a good time at Dorie's last night while Mother went to prayer-meeting - She took us out in the kitchen and gave us a taste of the different things M & B brought from Cuba - I saw the wedding presents, too, and the linens Beulah got down there - Pop came home while we were there - Seemed like the first time I had seen him since I got home - He had just come from the meeting they had been having with Hugh Camp - Dorie wrote you all about that, I know - Ellis got my light system fixed up for me last night so I could lie in bed and look at a magazine while Kay Kyser was on - Boozie, I guess you've missed two pair of socks - two you wear alternately, almost - I just happened to get out your green robe