Eliza [Tabor] to her husband

Scope and Content

From Malvern to Allahabad. Miss Dickson has come to give lessons to the children. Noel is to go to Mr. Wilson's school at Christmas and she wants to start him on books he will use there. He needs to be among boys but may find the change difficult, particularly as he is not physically strong. Museum now moved to den. Not taking proposed trip to the Lakes as worried by idea of journey; will take children to sea in Nov [1882]. Concerned about war in Egypt. 'I cannot feel that it is a righteous one...trouble seems chiefly to have arisen out of the covetousness of the English bondholders.