[Written to Alice c/o Helen M., Encino, Calif. San Fernando Valley. Return addressed: Richard, Plt. 622, R.D.M.C.B., San Diego 41, Calif. Postmarked in San Diego, Calif., on 17 July 1944 at 12:30 PM.]
July 16, 1944
I’ve just got time to tell you I love you. I’ve got a lot of work to do yet tonight. We leave at 6:30 in the morning and come back Thursday. I’ll write as soon as I can after we get back.
Good night Sweetheart.
I love you with all my heart.
I love you.
Oh yes, how far from L.A. is Encino?