Comments

Letter 100 from Kath [Kathleen de Carteret], Moorfield, Mannamead, Plymouth to her dearest one [Kenneth Henry Le Sueur]. Refers to Kathleen having been unwell, responds to letters 104 and 105 from Kenneth, including remarks about Kenneth returning home at the end of 1930, and thanks Kenneth for the birthday wishes and the present of a volume by Alain Gerbault. Includes original envelope addressed to K H Le Sueur, Western Telegraph Company, St Vincent, Cape Verde Islands via Avelona.

Reference

L/C/142/A1/A1/1/100

Date

February 17th 1930 - February 19th 1930

Scope and Content

Refers to: Kathleen's illness, mentioning discussions with Miss Newsam and Poke [Grace Pearce Pocock]; responds to letter 104 from Kenneth, referring to accounts, remarks about photographs sent by Kenneth including of a play with Leslie Linscott and Mr Herniman, comparing him to Mollie King-Lewis, and comments about Barbados mentioning Miss Newsam's family; responds to letter 105 from Kenneth, including comments about Joyce Stokes of Chotagir, St Aubin's Hill, mentioning her brothers and connection to Ralph [Ralph Sydney Le Sueur], and remarks about Miss Newsam, the Superintendent of Seymour Senior School; comments about Kathleen's colleagues at Moorfield, including Bill [Alice Maude Bailey] and Poke [Grace Pearce Pocock]; provides news about family mentioning the health of Granny [Elvina Carrel, née Vautier] and Tixum [Amelia Jane Vautier], and comments about Uncle H [Henry Sydney Le Sueur], Mims [Lydia de Carteret, née Renouf]; includes comments about friends including Mabel Wright and Phyllis and Kenneth's colleagues including the Kings and Clifton; and refers to a letter from Doods [George William de Carteret].

Names

Bailey, Alice Maude
Carrel, Elvina, née Vautier
de Carteret, George William
de Carteret, Kathleen
de Carteret, Lydia, née Renouf
Gerbault, Alain Jacques Georges Marie
Herniman, Mr
King Family
King-Lewis, Molly
Le Sueur, Henry Sydney
Le Sueur, Kenneth Henry
Le Sueur, Ralph Sydney
Linscott, Leslie G
Newsam, Miss
Pocock, Grace Pearce
Stokes, Joyce
Vautier, Amelia Jane
Wright, Evelyn Mabel
Blue Star Line
Moorfield School for Girls, Mannamead
SS Avelona
Western Telegraph Company Limited

Keywords

Chotagir, Rue des Genets | Moorfield, Mannamead | Plymouth | Barbados | Cape Verde | São Vicente | Christmas | Christmas presents | Correspondence | envelopes | illnesses | Letters | Schools | teachers

Dimensions

5 papers
1 Envelope

Language

English

Level of description

file

Context:

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