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    • Thomas Letters, January 19, 1914

    • Lawyers; Law & legal affairs; Travel
    • Letter from Oscar to Jessie. He explains that he has not been in his office and that there has been a murder trial going on. The rest of the letter is discussion as to whether he will go to see her or Jessie coming to see him. Envelope is from R....
    • Thomas Letters, December 2, 1916

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Students; Studying; Dance parties; Social life;
    • Letter from Albert to Lera. Lera had written that she went to a dance in Lufkin, Texas. Albert reminded her to weary of some of the boys because they are no good. She was upset that he did not come home for Thanksgiving but he assures her that he...
    • Thomas Letters, September 19, 1916

    • Students; Dormitories; Education; Railroad travel; Railroad porters;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. Writes about how different Houston is from Nacogdoches, starting school and admittance into the dormitories. Mentions the Pullman they rode on and the porter who shined their shoes. He says that he hopes...
    • Thomas Letters, October 15, 1916

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Students; Studying; Circuses & shows; Dance parties;
    • Letter from Albert to Lera. Albert finally received a letter from Lera and is very disappointed in her. He took a boat ride with some friends and had lunch at the San Jacinto Battle Ground but he said he did really enjoy himself because Lera was...
    • Thomas Letters, November 21, 1916

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Students; Studying; Testing; Social life; Courtship; Holidays;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. Received a letter from Lera. He is studying extra hard because final exams are coming up soon. He is taking an extra tutoring course to make sure he passes but he says it doesn't look good. He tells her...
    • Thomas Letters, October 24, 1916

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Students; Football; Courtship;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. Albert recieved a letter from Lera that was not very nice. He tells her, her running around has to stop. He also says that he feel they are heading for a break up but then tells her that she is his girl...
    • Thomas Letters, October 4, 1916

    • Universities & colleges; Students; Student organizations; Interpersonal relations;
    • Letter from Albert to Lera. The Freshmen at Rice Institute had the freshman officer elections. Albert was elected president of his dormitory but lost the officer election, he was beat by three votes. Lera is still not writing and he is getting...
    • Thomas Letters, October 27, 1915

    • Correspondence; Resolutions;
    • Letter and resolution from M. C. Parrish of the First National Bank in Jacksonville, Texas to Mrs. J. W. Millard of Nacogdoches, Texas. The resolution was adopted by the directors of the First National Bank in regards to the death of Robert Oscar...
    • Thomas Letters, September 23, 1916

    • Education; Students; Hazing; Initiation rites; Social life;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. In the letter Albert writes about registration at the Rice Institute and the social life at the institute. He also discusses the hazing that occurred at the school. Albert mentions an incident in which the...
    • Thomas Letters, November 15, 1916

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Fraternal organizations; Social life; Courtship; Students; Dance parties;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. He received a letter from Lera. Woodmen of the World, Nacogdoches. Freshman Dance will happen Friday nigh and he has a Physics exam Saturday morning so he was not going to go so he can study. Writes that...
    • Thomas Letters, November 11, 1916

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Students; Studying; Balls (Parties); Parties; Parades & processions; Social life;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. Albert mentions that Lera had been sick when she wrote her last letter. Rice had a holiday on the day he is writing letter but he had spent most of the day studying. Tells Lera that he was able to go to...
    • Thomas Letters, November 2, 1916

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Students; Studying; Testing; Football; Carnival; Parties; Courtship;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. Got a letter from Lera. Midterms are coming up and Albert has to study. Lera had gone to Dallas and Albert wished that she had told him so that he could have met her there. Rice Institute set to play A&M,...
    • Thomas Letters, November 6, 1916

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Students; Football; Parades & processions; Fighting;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. Albert starts off by complaining to Lera that she does not write him enough. Rice Institute beat A & M so he will be taking a short vacation down to Galveston as he mentioned in his letter from November 2,...
    • Thomas Letters, November 16, 1916

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Students; Studying; Courtship; Social life;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. Received a letter from Lera Millard. He wants to know who she would like to go with besides himself. He tells her who he likes. He says that he has to study hard because he does not want to flunk his...
    • Thomas Letters, November 20, 1916

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Students; Studying; Courtship;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. Albert received a box of candy from Lera. Says he loves her more and more then accuses her of going around with other guys. Tells her that he has not gone to bed before twelve midnight in a long time and...
    • Thomas Letters, October 27, 1916

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Physicists; Physics; Studying; Students; Social life; Courtship
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. Albert has not received a letter from Lera in a while and just assumes that she is busy. He has been really busy as well with his studies. Albert writes that physics is the hardest course at the Institute...
    • Thomas Letters, October 18, 1916

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Students; Parties; Hazing;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. One of the students at the Rice Institute died from Typhoid fever so classes were canceled. Albert explains how he is worried that Lera is not behaving herself the way that he feel she should be in his...
    • Thomas Letters, September 30, 1916

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Studying; Social life; Eating & drinking; Courtship;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. Albert had received a letter and package containing candy from Lera. Describes the food that they serve the students at Rice Institute. He calls his dormitory room the "bull pin." Albert says that he has...
    • Thomas Letters, September 26, 1916

    • Courtship; Parades & processions; Snake dance; Education; Universities & colleges; Students; Hazing;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. Albert has finally received a letter from Lera in which she apparently discusses the attention she is receiving from other boys in the absence of Albert. In the letter he also writes about the Rice...
    • Thomas Letters, November 28, 1916

    • Interpersonal relations; Universities & colleges; Students; Studying; Dance parties; Courtship;
    • Letter from Albert Thomas to Lera Millard. Albert received two letters from Lera on the same day. The Sophomore dance at Rice Institute is coming up but he is not worrying about it because he will be studying. He misses breakfast often because he...

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