CollectionGB 0231 University of Aberdeen, Special Collections
Ref NoMS 3290/2/8
TitleLetter from Amelia Nyasa Laws to her relatives
Date15 February 1914
Extent2 sheets
DescriptionLetter from Amelia Nyasa Laws, Bergstrasse 33, Dresden, Germany, to her relatives, thanking Aunt Amy for her letter; response to Chapman Alexander mission in Edinburgh has met expectations; no room for more hymnbooks; she has joined a music lending library so as not to have to buy more books; she is learning to harmonise hymn melodies at sight; Aunt's illness added to their luggage; singing lessons reduced to two a week - Fraulein Albrecht thinks it should be every day or none at all; improvement despite her doubts; comments on Mr. Adam of Montreux; he refuses to give a Bible class to the girls of Montreux and Vevey; the mission is dying under his control; Uncle's letter from Rome was wholly on Waldensian matters and said nothing of his At Home; Mr. Gibson impressed with his sermon; Luzzi preached at the opening of the church, very well but too highbrow for his audience; problems with music but the church interior much admired; sending him gloves for his birthday.
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