Arthur Boggs

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[A letter from Ramapatnam, Nellore District, Andhra Pradesh, India, April 26, 1965, found among the letters that Dr. Arthur Gordon Boggs received from friends after he retired.] [A note concerning Indian currency: “Rs 2” means 2 rupees.] Dear Arthur, I am relying on your knowledge of my integrity in the telling of the happenings of …

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Railroad Calamity

Excerpts from The Letters Of Dr. Arthur Gordon Boggs Transcribed, compiled and edited by Frances Tompkins Dr. Arthur Boggs, Tim’s grandfather Railroad Calamity Ongole, India, Oct. 13, 1946 Dear ones all, I wonder whether our railway accident got into your papers. If so, I am sure you will understand why I didn’t start a letter …

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