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.

Creator

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Date

1931-07-31

Contributor

Margaret Carr

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Format

One page handwritten letter

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Identifier

EBoldyDABoldyAD310731

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St. Paul's School.
Jalapahar.
31/7/31/.

My darling Daddy.

Thank you for [deleted] your [/deleted] the parcel. I am really going to try my hardest now, Miss Shelveton has given me a very bad report, but you will be glad to hear that I am bucking up in class, I am coming 12th now, and the last exam we had was [deleted] indecipherable letter [/deleted] Maths and it has not been counted as yet and I came 4th with 77 marks thats [sic] much better isn’t [deleted] it [/deleted] that much better. It has been quite sunny the last few days. The pads are very nice ones, this is the paper from it. We played our bearer's team yesterday, the [sic] are called the ("Karachi) [sic] and we beat them 2-0, this is hockey, it [deleted] indecipherable letter [/deleted] has started. I am ending now with lots of love. and kisses from your loving
son David.

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Citation

David Boldy, “Letter from David Boldy to his father,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed July 21, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/600.

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