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Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner BC16/Box6/Fold2/1916/9
ArchiveUniversity of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town
Epistolary TypeLetter
Letter DateSaturday 11 March 1916
Address FromAlexi, 31 The Park, Hampstead, London
Address To
Who ToLyndall ('Dot') Schreiner
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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 name of the addressee is uncertain and, while attributed to Dot Schreiner, might be Ursula Schreiner, also in London at this point.
1Alexi
231 The Park
3Hampstead
4Saturday
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6Thanks, dear, for writing. The snow here is wonderful! Much more than
7in London, the trees are bent to earth with it.
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9I am so sorry you are in bed. I hope feeling better now. I hear fear
10there will be much illness now. I hear Tucker is at Scotland Yard & am
11going to fetch it on Monday.
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13I enclose a note I got from “Plum” Lewis you might like to see.
14Return it. I do hope those two fine brothers will come out all right.
15
16Much love to you all
17Olive
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19I s
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