Monday Madness: The 75 Year Friendship

Marge Johnson of Prospect Heights remembers as if it were yesterday — the advertisement in a Girl Scout magazine seeking pen pals. When she looked down the list of names, she picked Bep Snoek, who was 15 years old and lived in Amsterdam.

old_lettersThere is a really sweet story in the Daily Herald about a women in Prospect Heights, Illinois who became pen pal friends with a Dutch woman in Amsterdam 75 years ago. Well worth a read.

 

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About the author: Heather Tucker

 

Heather is a writer, photographer and explorer of the world with bylines in Porthole Cruise Magazine, Taste&Travel International, Holland.com, and ACCESS Magazine, amongst others. She is addicted to pen, paper, hotels, organisation and hippos. In addition to Cloggie Central, you can find her over at Travel Gluttons.

 

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