Kenneth Told Adelle Margaret is The Best Wife in the World

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Kenneth Told Adelle Margaret is The Best Wife in the World


Margaret reads a letter from Kenneth to her mother telling her that Margaret was the best wife in the world. Kenneth writes that he loves Margaret more than when they first married, and he reveals the things that he likes the most in Margaret. Margaret comments that this letter might have been very pleasing to her mother. 


Landon, Margaret (1903-1993)


January 1, 1926


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Over a course of 13 years Kip Landon (Kenneth Landon Jr.) began recording stories from his parents, Margaret and Kenneth Landon, resulting in 95 hours of recordings. Beginning on July 20, 1976, recording finished in June, 1978. The project resumed again in 1982 for a few months. After a long break, the third recording period began in 1988 and concluded in March 1989.

Oral History Item Type Metadata


Margaret Landon (1903-1993)



Sound File Location

Box 76: Oral History: "The Landon Chronicles" Tapes 21-37

Clip Location

Hour 32, clip 8


Sub-Series 8: Audio and Video

Main Collection

Series 1: Biographical


Landon, Margaret (1903-1993) , “Kenneth Told Adelle Margaret is The Best Wife in the World,” Digital Exhibits of Wheaton College, accessed March 22, 2023,