(1) Setting the Scene - Growing up in the 1930s Letter 4

Reminder: you are writing your letter in the voice of a person growing up in the 1930s. Consider the sex, race, and age of the "character" that you will become as you write these letters. You may want to decide on a name for your character. Secondly, Determine to whom you will be writing your letters. You might consider writing to a friend, family member, or even your teacher.

Assignment:In your fourth letter, describe what's going on in the world around you. What's happening in the nation politically and economically? Tell about popular fashion, music, radio programs, and other interesting facts.