CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3290/1/59
TitleLetter from Maggie Gray to Robert Laws
Date4 May 1874
Extent1 sheet
DescriptionLetter from Maggie Gray, The School House, Crimond, to Robert Laws, thanking him for his letter with its surprising envelope; his opportunity to hear Mr. Moody; visit of Mr. James and Miss Robertson from Lonmay; playing croquet, which she does not enjoy; playing with Edith instead in the garden; writing out her testimonials for applying for the post in Whitestripes, Oldmachar; making stockings for Edith; sewing a petticoat from material her mother had sent her and replacing the showy red trimming with black; Mr. Campbell's farewell sermon at Lonmay; Dr. Irvine to accompany him on his journey to Crathie; Mr. Leask of Gamrie rumoured to be replacing Campbell at Lonmay, recommended by Mr. Forest of Edinburgh; 'He pleases Mrs. Gordon, an' the fishers'.
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