CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3290/2/341
TitleLetter from Amelia Nyasa Laws to her relatives
Date9 February 1920
Extent1 sheet + carbon copy
DescriptionLetter from Amelia Nyasa Laws, Metz, to her relatives, regarding confusion over her laundress, discharged by the War Office and also ill, her husband died in the war, a busy week with lots of patients, some of the patients are now ready to be discharged, meals are still too long and prevent proper rest, good sleeping, visit from the Y.M.C.A. theatrical touring company, her reluctance to help out with accompaniments as she knows what kind of performance it is likely to be, 'the play made me restless for its lack of high tone ... the company entertained one another with questionable songs, treatment of an Anamite with a burned hand, 'the result of placing wet garments on an electric battery to dry'.
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