Comments

Letter 24 from Kath [Kathleen de Carteret], South View [School], Clevedon, Somerset to her dearest Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur]. Includes details of a shopping trip in Bristol during the January sales, and refers to comments by others about the couple's engagement.

Reference

L/C/142/A1/A1/1/24

Date

January 29th 1928 - January 31st 1928

Scope and Content

Refers to: meeting Kenneth Davis and Gordon Pittard, the brother of Kathleen's colleague Pitt [Irene Lilian Pittard]; details of items purchased whilst shopping in Bristol including gifts for Kenneth, Shead [Penelope Alice Hollingshead], Eric [George Eric de Carteret]; comments about mail ship timetables; responses to comments in recent letters, including comments about Lucy [Lucy de Carteret]; comments about Kenneth and Kathleen's engagement by Donald [Donald de Carteret] mentioning Marion Scrymgeour and Ralph [Ralph Sydney Le Sueur]; comments about Captain Bevan; recollections about Kathleen's time at St Hilda's mentioning Miss Ross-Church; comments about golf and golf lessons; comments about Kathleen's colleagues including Poke [Grace Pocock] and Bill [Alice Bailey]; and remarks about records and Mr Linscott.

Names

Bailey, Alice Maude
Bevan, Captain
Davis, Kenneth
de Carteret, Donald
de Carteret, Eric George
de Carteret, Kathleen
de Carteret, Lucy
Hollingshead, Penelope Alice
Le Sueur, Kenneth Henry
Le Sueur, Ralph Sydney
Linscott, Leslie G
Pittard, Gordon Ebenezer
Pittard, Irene Lilian
Pocock, Grace Pearce
Ross-Church, Miss
Scrymgeour, Marion
South View School, Clevedon
St Hilda's Elementary School, Hornsea

Keywords

Bristol | Clevedon | Hornsea | Cape Verde | São Vicente | Christmas | Correspondence | gramophones | Letters | records | Schools | Shopping | trains

Dimensions

11 papers

Language

English

Level of description

file

Context:

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