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Letter ReferenceJoyce Newton Thompson BC 643/B23.2
ArchiveUniversity of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town
Epistolary TypePostcard
Letter Date29 November 1917
Address From9 Porchester Place, Edgware Road, Westminster, London
Address ToNewblond Hall, Newton Ferrers, Devon
Who ToCyril Newton Thompson
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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 postcard, which is part of its Manuscripts and Archives Collections. The date of this postcard is provided by the postmark and the address it was sent to is on the front of the card.
1 Dear Turnip,
3 Thanks so much for your letter I would have written before but have
4been ill I went to see Joyce & the son. He’s splendid. I do like his
5marked features & fine forehead. He’s the kind of baby I love. I was
6so sorry Joyce was not well enough to see us. Hope to see her soon.
7You must be longing to see them
9 My love to you
10 Olive Schreiner
12 9 Porchester Place
13 Edgware Rd.