CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3290/1/96
TitleLetter from Maggie Gray to Robert Laws
Date11 December 1874
Extent2 sheets
DescriptionLetter from Maggie Gray, Mrs. Burrell's, 60, High Street, Galashiels, to Robert Laws, thanking him for his long letter and prescription; she has found that rubbing the chilblains with milk cools them; asking about his exam; Mr. Anderson's slow recovery; his public letter concerning his work at the hospital; her search through the papers in the reading room for the letter; thankful that he received the Archer Bursary as his expenses have been so great; her lodgings are expensive but that is always one's greatest expense; her mother asking after him; Bella and Amy to go to Aberdeen soon; her grandfather not well in the cold weather, likewise his grandmother; harmonium and violin music she can hear while writing; stormy weather; dancing with her pupils at lunchtime to give them exercise indoors in snowy weather; Mary sending her love to him.
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