This is a quick V-mail without much detail. He reiterates his strong desire to receive candy — along with the staples of cigarettes and razor blades.
Babe seems a little put out by something his parents had heard. Did they get bad information suggesting he should be discharged after 18 months in the service? "I don't care who told you about or where you read it why. Don't believe it."
Plus: "If my typewriter gets home at all it should be pretty soon because one of the fellows here sent home an accordion just before I sent the 'writer and it arrived in Colorado about a month ago."
He sent a typewriter home, but doesn't actually think it will get there.
Plus: "I saw the picture 'Cover Girl' the other night, and I thought it was pretty good. I also saw 'Bathing Beauty,' which also was a fair picture."