CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3290/2/25
TitleLetter from Amelia Nyasa Laws to her relatives
Date31 May 1914
Extent1 sheet
DescriptionLetter from Amelia Nyasa Laws, Bergstrasse 33, Dresden, Germany, to her relatives, thanking them for Edinburgh and African letters; Mr. Walker is now taking Uncle's copy of the 'Scotsman' before Uncle sends it to them so it is now delayed; article on Dr. Reith who has no commercial bent; Mrs. Campbell has not mentioned the General Assembly and they wonder if she will be able to get to Edinburgh even for the Women's Foreign Mission Meeting; Mr. Campbell had a fall on a slippery pavement during the winter and has not fully recovered; they have a house at Boat of Garten for the summer; Uncle says that Milne Rae is trying to get Irving and Blake for the summer at Pontresina; Dora Gredig attended the Women's Congress; Uncle to meet Lanciani, Rinaldi and the architect of the Archaeological Commission to make plans for continuing the excavations at S. Prisca; the Roman Catholics are likely to take it up; a count at Lugano may employ Oscar; Frau Pfannstiehl has gone to visit Luise who is back in hospital in Sweden; Herr Pfannstiehl has been awarded the title of K├Ânigliche Kirchenmusikdirektor (Royal Director of Church Music) by the King of Saxony; he does not like crowds waiting for him after the vesper service.
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