CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3290/2/415
TitleLetter from Amelia Nyasa Laws to her relatives
DateOctober 1919?
Extent1 sheet
DescriptionLetter from Amelia Nyasa Laws, Metz, to her relatives, concerning letter from Jessie Gray in which she says she has just married Donald McDonald, clerk in the works, and a deacon in the Free Church, Charlie has redeemed his character by declining a V.C., though he received the Military Medal, Bella's son Willie Ogle joined 'the wireless' and is going up for the Civil Service, and concerning Maria II in Rome who has told a lie about a sick relative in order to get more money, but now actually has a sick relative, and mention of Frank Polkinghorne, legally adopted by his uncle Mr. Trewhella. Dated in pencil 'Nov. 29/20' but clearly earlier - this may be the receipt date in Africa in which case it may have been written around October 1919.
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