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Letter 72 from Kath [Kathleen de Carteret], Moorfield, Mannamead to her dearest [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur]. Answers letters 74, 75 and 76 from Kenneth, referring to Kenneth's health and correspondence with friends and family. Includes original envelope addressed to K H Le Sueur, Western Telegraph Company, St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands via Andalucia.

Reference L/C/142/A1/A1/1/72
Date 23 May 1929
Scope and Content Refers to: Kenneth's recovery from a bout of flu; remarks about the Hey family, mentioning Dr Hey and Kidlet [Constance Rona Hey]; comments about a letter from Marion written aboard RMS Arundel Castle and sent from Cape Town, referring to Madeira; comments about taking Mims [Lydia de Carteret, née Renouf] on holiday, referring to plans to meet Kenneth in London in 1930 and mentioning Pat [Pat Renouf] and Tixum [Amelia Jane Vautier]; comments about stamps, referring to one sent to Kathleen by Doods [George William de Carteret]; details about Olive Kirke [Olive Frances Godfray Kirke, née Le Neveu] and Bee [Beatrice Lempriere] being cousins; comments about Paul [Ralph Sydney Le Sueur], Poke [Grace Pearce Pocock] and Arbaces [Miss Waterman].
Names de Carteret, Kathleen
de Carteret, George William
de Carteret, Lydia, née Renouf
Hey, Constance Rona
Hey, Clarence Granville, Dr
Kirke, Olive Frances Godfray, née Le Neveu
Le Sueur, Kenneth Henry
Le Sueur, Ralph Sydney
Lempriere, Beatrice
Pocock, Grace Pearce
Renouf, Pat
Vautier, Amelia Jane
Waterman, Miss
Andalucia (Ship)
Blue Star Line
Moorfield School for Girls, Mannamead
RMS Arundel Castle
Western Telegraph Company Limited
Keywords Correspondence | diseases | engagements | envelopes | families | Holidays | Influenza | Letters | Schools
Category L/C-Personal and estate
Places London, Moorfield, Mannamead, Plymouth, Cape Verde, Cape Town, Madeira, São Vicente
Dimensions 3 papers
1 Envelope
Language English
Level of description File

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