CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3290/2/35
TitleLetter from Amelia Nyasa Laws to her relatives
Date22 November 1914
Extent2 sheets
DescriptionLetter from Amelia Nyasa Laws, 7 Via Venti Settembre, Rome, to her relatives, regarding work for soldiers and sailors; queries about cholera belts; Miss Jazdowska determined to make them [There were Jazdowskis associated with teaching and art in Aberdeen: James Bronislas Jazdowski, son of John, teacher in Aberdeen, graduated from Marischal College in 1856 and according to an annotation of the Search Room student list died in Rome in 1902]; committees are completely inefficient; Mrs. Brock is determined to lead the way but Mrs. Granet, wife of the military attaché at the Embassy, says no more are needed and Mrs. Brock must now write to Lady French to see if she says otherwise; Margherita's mother came to see them and said that Margherita pilfers food because she is not fed enough; she is to go in any case; Uncle's visit to Mr. Guppy who has indeed married into an Italian family of some means; Amelia disapproves entirely.
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