[1890]

Scope and Content

On the arrival of bags, the children being unwell, having a pretend tea with Dora, Gershom giving a lecture, her new maid, Dora brushing Barbara's hair with the hearth brush, a bright star - Venus and the idea of it being the Star of Bethlehem, discovering that whipped cream makes more, and wishing she could visit. Includes a sketch of Barbara.