Letter from David Boldy to his father

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Title

Letter from David Boldy to his father

Description

Letter from David Boldy to his father with general conversation about attending St. Paul’s School in Darjeeling, his mother visiting and a birthday party.

Creator

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1928-09-21

Contributor

Karl Williams

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Format

Two page handwritten letter

Language

Identifier

EBoldyDABoldyAD280921

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Transcription

ST PAUL’S SCHOOL,
JALAPAHAR,
DARJEELING.

21/9/28.

My dear Daddy,

I hope you are and happy. We are all quite well and happy. We played Victoria yesterday on their own field. They [deleted] one [/deleted] won the score was 5.0. I hope Pompom and Dorje are quite well. Thank you for the two letters. We had an English test. And I got 56 on 100. I passed. Mummy came to see us yesterday. We had a half-holiday [deleted] t [/deleted] yesterday. We are going to have a poetry test. Mummy is getting us hockey sticks on Sunday. Lawerence [sic] played clive and won the score was 1.0. I am in have-lock house. I think we are playing hastings to-day.

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We had a very nice party and ten candles. It’s a pity you were not there. I had a leaf and a big piece of jujube were on the cake. I have many marbles, about a 100. I am endining [sic] my letter now. With lots of love and kisses from David.

Collection

Citation

David Boldy, “Letter from David Boldy to his father,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 16, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/421.

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