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Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner BC16/Box6/Fold1/July-Dec1915/2
ArchiveUniversity of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town
Epistolary TypeLetter
Letter DateJuly 1915
Address FromKensington Palace Mansions, De Vere Gardens, Kensington, London
Address To
Who ToWilliam Philip ('Will') Schreiner
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Legend
The Project is grateful to Manuscripts and Archives, University of Cape Town, for kindly allowing us to transcribe this Olive Schreiner letter, which is part of its Manuscripts and Archives Collections. The date has been written on this letter in an unknown hand. The letter is on printed headed notepaper. The end of the letter is missing.
1Telephone: 3675 Kensington.
2Telegrams: Apartment, London.
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4Kensington Palace Mansions & Hotel,
5De Vere Gardens, W.
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7Dear Laddie
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9Can’t come today as I had seven teeth out yesterday & am going to have
104 more tomorrow.
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12They were quite sound & hard in the jaw but there was infected
13inflammation behind in the jaw. I have undergone it in hope of
14diminishing the internal pains which I suffer in kidney & intestine.
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16I shall try to get out to Wales as soon as I can but it may be some
17time now.
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19Miss Hobhouse came in to see me for a few minutes yesterday. She had
20all her teeth drawn last summer though the teeth were quite sound. You
21would not know her if you saw her: she is now quite strong & well.
22Looks & feels
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24[page/s missing]
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