Comments

Letter 35 from Kath [Kathleen de Carteret], Vale Farm, St Peter to her very dear Ken [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur]. Refers to meeting Izett Croad on the beach at Grève d'Azette, playing golf with Mr Le Brun [William Moses Le Brun] and comments about to the sinking of the ship Normandy and the drowning of George Waugh's father [Wallace Helier Waugh]. Includes original envelope addressed to K H Le Sueur, Western Telegraph Company, St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands with a blue 2½d postage stamp.

Reference

L/C/142/A1/A1/1/35

Date

April 21st 1928 - April 22nd 1928

Scope and Content

Refers to: Adèle [Adèle Le Brun, née Vautier] comments about a musician named Reginald; discussion regarding the posting of letters and speed of delivery depending on different mail ships; comments about individuals including Lucy [Lucy de Carteret], Thé [Berthé] and George Waugh, detailing recollections and conversations the latter, including details about Mr Barnes and his family; remarks about a booklet given to Kathleen by Mr Berry, mentioning Eric [George Eric de Carteret]; comments about photographs of pupils at South View including Eileen and Ruth; comments of a belt made by Kenneth; reference to Doods [George William de Carteret]; and comments about a performance at a service by Dr Goss-Custard.

Names

Barnes, Mr
Berry, Mr
Croad, Izett
de Carteret, George Eric
de Carteret, George William
de Carteret, Kathleen
de Carteret, Lucy
Goss-Custard, Reginald
Le Brun, Adele, née Vautier
Le Brun, William Moses
Le Sueur, Kenneth Henry
Waugh, George
Waugh, Wallace Helier
South View School, Clevedon
Western Telegraph Company Limited

Keywords

Vale Farm, St Peter | Clevedon | Cape Verde | São Vicente | concerts | Correspondence | envelopes | Golf | Letters | Photographs | Schools | Stamps

Dimensions

9 papers
1 Envelope

Language

English

Level of description

file

Context:

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