Eliza [Tabor] to her husband

Scope and Content

From Malvern to India. Excursion to Tewkesbury with Noel - visit to Abbey, dinner at Bell Inn, row on river etc. First 'outing'since Jul last year. Taking all children to Messiah at Worcester. Trying to get hospital place for gardener who has gout. Repeats how much she would like to stay in the house with idea of passing it on to the children, so that improvements would be really worth while. Replacing carpet in children's room by linoleum; would like to have linoleum all over the house, with loose rugs; 'so much leaner and more wholesome'.