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In this typed letter, Linda Grace Hoyer updates her son, John Updike, about life at home - including the family dogs, the weather, and people who have asked about him. Linda informs John that both a blanket and a subscription to The New Yorker magazine will be delivered to him at Harvard University.
blanket, dogs, allergies, Stop The Music game show, Harvard University, Harvard Crimson, Morgantown, Wesley Russell Updike, Katherine Ziemer Kramer, John Franklin Hoyer, Linda Grace Hoyer, John Updike, New Yorker magazine, Mr. Beard, Mr. McElroy, Mr. Gellnet, Charles Haage, Mr. Gilbert, Philadelphia, Reading
Linda Grace Hoyer
American Literature | Social History | United States History
Hoyer, Linda Grace, "Undated Letter from Linda Grace Hoyer to John Updike" (1950). Linda Grace Hoyer Family Correspondence. 12.
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