Diary sub-note: 1782. Royal George sunkS.R. 6.7, S.S. 7.54 Bathed 3 times. Mr, Mrs, Peggy & Anne Joseph came. We went up the river for a little run. Had lunch at the café in Potter Higham. Diary footnote, accompanying a photograph of a Kerry Blue Terrier: THE KERRY BLUE TERRIER. Though arbitrarily allocated to Co.Continue reading “August 29th 1936”
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August 16th 1936
Diary sub-note: 10th [Sunday] after TrinityLammas Fire Insurance ceases1807. Gas first used to light London streets Knitted all the morning. Went to tea with the Coads. Lesley had a tennis party.
July 5th 1936
Diary sub-note: 4th [Sunday] after Trinity1809. Battle of Wagram I went out with the Millers. We bathed & played squash. Roger came out too. We had a guide camp fire. Susan went out to supper with Annie. I got the curse.
May 28th 1936
Diary sub-note: 1878. Lord John Russell diedMoon: First Quarter, 3.46 a.m. Went riding in the morning. Tish’s uncle came. Mr Price came to tea. Anne Paulette went. Her sister, Ray, called for her.
May 18th 1936
Diary sub-note: 1804. Napoleon I proclaimed Emporor Went for a 3 hour ride. Got the curse. Had a splitting headache. It thundered a lot. Went down to a guide parade in Pilton. Nancy came back.
May 16th 1936
Diary sub-note: 1811. Battle of AlbueraS.R. 5.7, S.S. 8.46 Went for a long ride. Went to the jumble sale in the afternoon. It poured with rain. Went to see Jack in “Come out of the pantry” & Zazu Pitts in “Going Highbrow”. Diary footnote, accompanying a photograph of a Deerhound: THE DEERHOUND. The Scottish DeerhoundContinue reading “May 16th 1936”
April 5th 1936
Diary sub-note: 1811. Robert Raikes, founder of Sunday schools, died Dr Ward came again. I got up after lunch & sat in the spare room with Cammie, Edie, Meg, Carol & Penelope. Captain Rose came to tea. We all played Rummy & racing demon after tea. I had a bath.
March 27th 1936
Diary sub-note: 1889. John Bright, statesman, died Everyone went home. Meg, Cammie & myself were left at school in bed. Dr Ward came. I slept most of the day.
February 22nd 1936
Diary sub-note: 1916. Battle of Verdun begunNew Moon, 6.42 p.m.S.R. 7.3, S.S. 5.26 My birthday. Lost the East Berks match 12-6. Mummy couldn’t come on account of Uncle Mac’s illness. Daddie, Andy & Joy came with the cinema. Had a watch from Daddie & a book from Joy & another from mummy. Had a broochContinue reading “February 22nd 1936”
February 21st 1936
Diary sub-note: 1677. Spinoza, philosopher, died Mrs Fanshawe came to dancing. Had an excuse from games & skipping. Patience gave me a photo frame & Pam a necklace for my birthday. Lib went home for the weekend. For geography we did a map of Japan.