Letter to John Valentine from his wife Ursula



Letter to John Valentine from his wife Ursula


Writes she has had no letter from him and that she is going to the cinema to see "Target for Tonight". Mentions sister will look after daughter and writes of babies progress, Mentions she is sending a book on agriculture. Illustration of ox cart at top.



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One page handwritten letter


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Tuesday August 19
Darling Johnnie, No letter from you today but I expect that's because of there being no sunday collection. I am going to the flicks this afternoon! “Target for Tonight” is on at the Odeon & I simply must see that. Ba is at home today & will look after Frances, & I can just manage to fit it in between feeds. Frances weights 16lb 1oz this week, a gain of 6 oz which is quite enough. She has just discovered her toes & clings on to them as tho' someone is going to take them away. She hasn't put them in her mouth yet. Herewith the LBC book on agriculture. I hope it isn't too out of date now, I can't remember it very clearly. I remember reading it while I was at Thames House.
Lots of love to you darling, I hope the exams have been OK. Yours always Ursula



Ursula Valentine, “Letter to John Valentine from his wife Ursula,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed April 14, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/20622.

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