14 Apr 1945

Scope and Content

On buying airmail paper, Dora's Lumbago, [Janet]'s watercolour lessons with Mr Penn, ancestral flair for watercolours not being extinct, Easter weather and illness, a letter from Mrs Eustace Tillyard about recommendations for staying in Coniston, houses in Coniston changing hands including Brantwood, the Ransomes planning to go as soon as they find somewhere, [Arthur Ransome]'s new book, and hearing the names of places on the news.