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  • Theresa White, of White River Junction, Vt., left, Jenn Carter of West Lebanon, N.H., and Shannon Kivler, of Charlestown, N.H., talk about the letters found in Carter's kitchen ceiling during a remodeling process. Kivler and White are the granddaughters of Laura Johnson, who wrote the letters to Harold White in the 1920s. The couple later married and had four children. The group of women met in White River Junction, Vt., on March 15, 2018, for Carter to give the letters to White and Kivler, who she located via Facebook earlier in the week. (Valley News - Jennifer Hauck) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com. Jennifer Hauck

  • Letters written by Laura Johnson to Harold White in the 1920s are seen in White River Junction, Vt., on March 15, 2018. The couple married after these letters were written, and Jenn Carter, of West Lebanon, N.H., recently discovered the letters in the ceiling of her kitchen during a remodeling process. After locating Johnson's and White's grandchildren on Facebook, Carter was in White River Junction to return the letters. (Valley News - Jennifer Hauck) Copyright Valley News. May not be reprinted or used online without permission. Send requests to permission@vnews.com. Jennifer Hauck

  • Harold and Laura White with their daughter Patty in 1931. Family photograph

Published: 3/15/2018 11:37:19 PM
Modified: 3/16/2018 10:12:20 AM

Theresa White, of White River Junction, left, Jenn Carter of West Lebanon, and Shannon Kivler, of Charlestown, talk about the letters found in Carter's kitchen ceiling during a remodeling process. Kivler and White are the granddaughters of Laura Johnson, who wrote the letters to Harold White in the 1920s. The couple later married and had four children. The group of women met in White River Junction, Vt., on March 15, 2018, for Carter to give the letters to White and Kivler, who she located via Facebook earlier in the week. Read more on UV INDEX.


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