Comments

Letter 37 from Kath [Kathleen de Carteret], SVS [South View School], Clevedon, Somerset to her dearest [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur]. Includes comments about Kathleen's return to South View after the Easter holidays, remarks about Jim Hogg and sends birthday wishes to Kenneth for 14 May. Includes original envelope addressed to K H Le Sueur, Western Telegraph Company, St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands with two red 1d postage stamps and one green ½d postage stamp.

Reference

L/C/142/A1/A1/1/37

Date

May 5th 1928 - May 7th 1928

Scope and Content

Refers to: receipt of photographs from Kenneth; comments about Jim Hogg [Philip James Hogg], referring to a conversation with him about SV [St Vincent] and the WTC [Western Telegraph Company], and details of his plans to give up farming and move to Ceylon with his sons Teddy and Dick, wife Kath [Kathleen Hogg, née Malzard] and daughter, and impact on others mentioning Mrs Malzard and Eric [George Eric de Carteret]; details of Kathleen's travel journey with Hallie and Miss Mason, mentioning Marion; details of staying with Shead [Penelope Alice Hollingshead] and her family home Mendip Lodge with her colleague Bill; comments about music; remarks about sending a birthday gift to Kenneth via Mr H Bairstow. [Pages 4 to 8 written from Mendip Lodge].

Names

Bairstow, H
de Carteret, George Eric
de Carteret, Kathleen
Hogg, Dick
Hogg, Philip James
Hogg, Kathleen, née Malzard
Hogg, Teddy
Hollingshead, Penelope Alice
Le Sueur, Kenneth Henry
Malzard, Mrs
Mason, Miss
Blue Star Line
South View School, Clevedon
SS Avelona
Western Telegraph Company Limited

Keywords

Vale Farm, St Peter | Clevedon | Cape Verde | Ceylon | São Vicente | birthdays | Correspondence | envelopes | Letters | Music | Photographs | Schools | Stamps

Dimensions

8 papers
1 Envelope

Language

English

Level of description

file

Context:

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