'The Story of Janet Dann' Cassette Nine

Scope and Content

Cassette with typed, annotated transcripts for each side. Subjects covered include:

Side one: meeting Akiko and Watanabe Kenso; rescuing Okatu; a fire in the town and the saving of Meiko San's house; Mrs Tatsuji and Kosuki Macki. The transcript for this side also includes extracts from prayer letters and letters from Janet to Mary Milner (Oka San), which make reference to Joy Holdcroft.

Side two: the wartime bombing of Japan; Mitsuta Sensei, who led the air raid on Pearl harbour; Jacod de Shazer; providing the music for services during Frances' Holdcroft's furlough [rest]; Joy's decision to stay in Japan; Noriko. The transcript for this side also includes extracts from a prayer letter by Joy Holdcroft and letters from Janet to Mary Milner (Oka San), including a description of a car accident at a railway crossing; local TB patients; the marriage of Tsuboe San; a week in Tokyo; a heatwave in Takayama.

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