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Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner BC16/Box3/Fold5/1906/6
ArchiveUniversity of Cape Town, Manuscripts & Archives, Cape Town
Epistolary TypeLetter
Letter Date5 May 1906
Address FromHanover, Northern Cape
Address To
Who ToFrances ('Fan') Schreiner nee Reitz
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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.
1 Hanover
2 May 5 / 06.
4 Dear Fan
6 I send you some verses you will not disagree with!
8 We shall be down in town on the 23rd of this month spending a day with
9the Beck’s on the way. I don’t yet know where we shall go, if we
10can’t get quarters in Tamboer’s Kloof. We may try the Central
11Royal Hotel in Plein St. Do you know of its a ?good ?place Love to all.
13 O.S.
A press cutting of a verse, headed 'Lord Milner March 29', is attached to this letter. Its opening words are'Enough! No need of shrill Cassandra-spell'.