[1917, before 17 May 1917]

Scope and Content

On Dora's letter, Mrs Holt's presents, the rise in costs of newspapers, her trousseau, whether the cream and marmalade arrived, the possibility of seeing Ernest, the possibility of Barbara going to Dora, the tea party the day before including a mention of rationing, Mr Brydon wanting Paul to take a war job, Ursula gardening, bulbs and flowers in the house, getting up for breakfast, having baked artichokes for dinner, and news from the Yorkshire Post.