Letter from David Donaldson to his mother

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Title

Letter from David Donaldson to his mother

Description

Writes of life at school and an upcoming inspection.

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Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Contributor

Frances Grundy

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Format

One page handwritten letter

Identifier

EDonaldsonDWDonaldsonFIXX0303

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Transcription

March 3rd
Newlands
Seaford
Sussex.
Dear Mummy,
I hope you are very well. I hear you arrived safely. [character deleted] a certain Mr Power is going is going to [word deleted] inspect us next Wednesday. [word deleted] The troop are going to do different things. One boy is going to try and connect up two buzzers and [deleted] try an [/deleted] and Ian and another boy are going to morse. Two other boys are going to semaphore, while three boys (in [inserted] the [/inserted] charge of a Patrol leader) will tie knots. There are three [deleted] ambulance [/deleted] ambulance parties, one from each patrol. There is going to be a fire alarm, and everyone has to rush all over the place. Please send me a clock. Shall I pay Parker? I [word deleted] have lost the bit of puzzle.
Much love from,
David

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Citation

D W Donladson, “Letter from David Donaldson to his mother,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed November 25, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/15992.

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