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Letter 16 from Ka [Kathleen de Carteret], South View [School], Clevedon to her dearest [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur]. Includes comments about the Reverend Quarrie's attempt to swim the English Channel, discussion about where they should get married, mentioning St Brelade's Church, Kenneth's confirmation at St Paul's Cathedral, and comments about a concert featuring performances by Backhaus and Elena Gerhardt.

Reference L/C/142/A1/A1/1/16
Date December 3rd 1927 - December 6th 1927
Scope and Content Also refers to: Kathleen's colleagues at South View including Shead [Penelope Alice Hollingshead] and her friend Miss Stanley-Smith from Portishead, Pitt [Irene Pittard], Bill [Alice Bailey] and her nephew Bill, and Poke [Grace Pocock]; a note from Leslie Linscott; a letter from Uncle H about St Vincent, Cape Verde; Marion; the ship Andalucia; remarks about a concert at a picture house to raise funds for the Clevedon Cottage Hospital; remarks about gramophone records; details about Kathleen's travel plans to Jersey for Christmas; Oak [George Henry Smith]; remarks about tennis and golf; comments about previous correspondence sent between Kathleen and Kenneth; asking Mr Amy to play the organ at their wedding; Kathleen's confirmation at Hornsea Parish Church; and Ron and Ken Davis.
Names Backhaus, Wilhelm
Bailey, Alice Maude
Davis, Ken
Davis, Ronald
de Carteret, Kathleen
Gerhardt, Elena
Hollingshead, Penelope Alice
Le Sueur, Kenneth Henry
Linscott, Leslie G
Pittard, Irene Lilian
Pocock, Grace Pearce
Quarrie, Herbert William, Reverend
Smith, George Henry
Stanley-Smith, Miss
Andalucia (Ship)
Church of St Nicholas, Hornsea
Highland Piper (Ship)
South View School, Clevedon
St Paul's Cathedral
Keywords Christmas | concerts | confirmations | Correspondence | fundraising | gramophones | Letters | Schools | Swimming
Category L/C-Personal and estate
Places Vale Farm, St Peter, Clevedon, Portishead, Buenos Aires, Cape Verde, São Vicente
Dimensions 14 papers
Language English
Level of description File

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