3 May 1949

Scope and Content

On Susie's baby, Roger's engagement to June Brett, photographs, Taqui and family expecting to be at Lanehead, a new Sitwell, a visit from a poet, commissions, Kate and Teresa's stay with them the Academy Banquet being held after a 10 year interval, "Artist among the Missing" by Olivia Manning, reading Preterita by John Ruskin, being without a car, and hearing from Arthur [Ransome] that they are looking for a house in Essex.