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Letter 44 from Kath [Kathleen de Carteret], SVS [South View School], Clevedon to her dearest [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur]. Responds to letters received from Kenneth and sends news about life at South View and about friends and family in Jersey. Includes original envelope addressed to K H Le Sueur, Western Telegraph Company, St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands via Andalucia.
July 1st 1928 - July 3rd 1928
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Includes comments about: record collections; the health of Granny [Elvina Carrel, née Vautier]; family including Tixum [Amelia Jane Vautier], Lucy [Lucy de Carteret], Eric [George Eric de Carteret]; a ship between Weymouth and Jersey; comments by Kenneth comparing his friend to Kathleen's grandfather John Vautier; remarks about pupils at South View including Eileen, Mimi and Peggy; reference to Peggy [Florence] and Joey Bailey, the nieces of Bill [Alice Bailey] returning from Egypt to attend a school in Plymouth as boarders; remarks about Kathleen's colleagues at South including Shed [Penelope Alice Hollingshead], Bill and Poke [Grace Pocock] ; details about the amount of money raised at a bazaar; comments about records, music and singers; remarks about Kenneth's servants; and responds to Kenneth's comments about Doods [George William de Carteret] and Bairstow [H Bairstow]; and comments about correspondence with Mrs Hamnett in Chatham.
Bailey, Alice Maude
Vale Farm, St Peter | Bristol | Chatham | Clevedon | Plymouth | Weymouth | Cape Verde | Egypt | São Vicente | bazaars | Correspondence | envelopes | gramophones | Holidays | Letters | Photographs | records | Schools | Shopping | trains
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