Plain text and code



Plain text and code


Front has text interspersed with rows of code groups. On the reverse unidentified list and doodle of a boat and bridge.




Handwritten notes and drawings


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they should gett [sic] form you [deleted word] ould [sic] get from you they have agrieveance [sic] [symbol] & curiously enough the grievance is still there even if they [indecipherable words] & given they once will [indecipherable word] & If you have to do a good deal of talking remember to go slowly people cannot take things in very quickly [symbol] [coded text] or can on If ood [sic] at your class you will then see how they are reacting to you & instruction when [indecipherable word] they stuffed in g where nothing warn and [indecipherable word] required [symbol] Talking and writing are [indecipherable words] different [indecipherable words] your speech is as smooth and polished as your writing should be you will either send your class to sleep or more probably wake them profoundly by discussion & of you its a characteristic of the voice to regard to the other smooth speakers as [indecipherable words] [symbol] and your sent [indecipherable words] and snappy and do not be affri [sic] to ofer [offer] good broad colloquial [indecipherable word] but do not be too [indecipherable words] [symbol] Prepare your material carefully [symbol] This end is not incompatible with that giving [indecipherable word] the appearance of the set lecture but the appara ly [sic] formal of to [indecipherable word] even more careful preparation [symbol] [coded text]

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[a] M [b] A
Sat. Aug 30: [a] 1 P/L [b] 1 P/L 1 Code
Mon. Sept 1 [a] 1 P/L (12) [b] [deleted word] 1 Code (3)
2 [a] 1 P/L [b] SPORTS
3 [a] 1 P/L (10) [b] 1 P/L (20)
4 [a] 1 Code [b] 1 P/L
5 [a] – PAY [b] 1 P/L
Sat Sept 6 [a] 1 P/L [b] 1 P/L
Mon Sept 8 [a] 1 P/L:1 Code [b] –
Tues Sept 9 [a] 1 Code [b] –
10 [a] – [b] 1 P/L [symbol]
11 [a] 1 P/L:Code [b] 1 P/L X
12 [a] 1 P/L X

August 4 1914, Sept 3 1939 } 25 years
1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924
1931 (6 1/3 yrs)
1925, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1930, 1931 } B
(6 1/3 years)
1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937 }September 3 1939 R
(1 2/3 yrs)
1938, 1939 } C
1940, 1941




“Plain text and code,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 9, 2023,

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