"Trying to help Will Schreiner politically; I want 'She wrote Peter Halket' on my grave; it's what it cost me" Read the full letter
Joyce Newton Thompson
Joyce Newton Thompson (nee Nettelfold) (1893 - 1978) was born in London, and as Joyce Nettelfold became an active member of the Women’s Social and Political Union, including acting as one of Emmeline Pankhurst’s bodyguards. She married Cyril Newton Thompson in February 1917 and in 1919 they settled in Cape Town where she became involved in social welfare work.
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- Joyce Newton Thompson BC 643/B23.2:Dear Turnip,, Thanks so much for your letter I would have written before but have been ill I went to see Joyce & the son....
- Joyce Newton Thompson BC 643/B23.3:Dear Turnips,, So glad of your letter, but picture of little son has not come yet. Did Joyce get my note thanking her for her...