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Letter ReferenceOlive Schreiner: Ruth Alexander MSC 26/2.1.18
ArchiveNational Library of South Africa, Special Collections, Cape Town
Epistolary TypePostcard
Letter Date30 September 1916
Address FromDawson Place Mansions, Pembridge Square, London
Address ToKalk Bay, Cape Town, Western Cape
Who ToRuth Alexander nee Schechter
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The Project is grateful to the National Library of South Africa (NLSA), Cape Town, for kindly allowing us to transcribe this Olive Schreiner postcard, which is part of its Special Collections. The addressee of this postcard and the address it was sent to are on its front. Schreiner was resident at Dawson Place Mansions from early October to late December 1916.
1 London Sep 30th 1916
3 Do tell me if there is any chance of your coming to England soon. If
4your mother comes I should like to go, & see her. I am much better
5since I got back to London. Oliver looks better, but I doubt whether
6he will ever have the use of his arm again.
8 Much love dear.
9 from Olive