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Letter ReferenceLibrary of Parliament 24083 928 Sch/1
ArchiveLibrary of Parliament, Cape Town
Epistolary TypeLetter
Letter Date27 September 1893
Address FromNew College, Eastbourne, East Sussex
Address To
Who ToAlbert Hunt
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The Project is grateful to the Library of Parliament, Cape Town, for kindly allowing us to transcribe this Olive Schreiner letter, which is part of their collections.
1New College,
2Eastbourne.
3Sep 27 / 93
4
5Dear Mr Hunt
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7I enclose a cheque for £39 for the ticket (that’s right isn’t it?) & I
8shall be glad if you will send me lables. Also would you very kindly
9tell me how I am to address my boxes, which I shall send up by train
10form from here for the comp railway to ?devirer. Are they to be
11addressed to the Dunottar Castle, & wh how soon can I send them, I
12would like to send them off next Monday or Tuesday to have them off my
13mind. I lost two boxes when last I went out, ^they said they must have
14been wrongly addressed,^ so want to besure I’m doing right.
15
16Give my love to Mrs Hunt, & thank her much for her note.
17
18Yours sincerely
19Olive Schreiner
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21Please cash the cheque at once as I shall be withdrawing my money next week.
22
23I want to take a couple of hundreds or £150 with me, on board. Can I
24pay it in at your office here, & draw it in Cape Town?
25
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This letter is written on printed headed notepaper.