ALS to Lyn Newman

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Comments on 'Field with Geese'. Quotes Miss Purves of Paxton and Purves on the love of Berwick. Mentions the Minto family. Recalls the gypsies at Yetholm and the frequency of gypsy vocabulary used in Berwick. Refers to Mr Miller's dictionary of Berwick words. Remembers the artist James Wallace and Travy Heagerty, son of Dr Heagerty, who became the film actor Henry Travers.

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