Henry Masterman Mist Diaries and Prisoners Pie Magazine
Diaries of Heny Masterman Mist and a copy of Prisoners’ Pie, the Ruhleben Camp magazine. Learn more.
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meals, etc. Have only the thin boots I had on when I left Barenfels, & they were soaked through when I arrived here, & have had no chance to dry.
Feb. 10. Wed. Sun shone again.
" 11. slush & snow all day.
Received a parcel with some of the things I had left at Barenfels.
Feb. 12. Fri. Card fr. Tottie. Rained a.m. & fine p.m.
Feb. 13. Sat. Parcel sent by Tottie fr. Dresden, with food etc. Sunshine.
Feb. 16 Tues. Bad cold in chest and feverish. 2 cards from Tottie & 1 fr. Frau Pfotenhauer. Dark & wet all day.
Feb. 17. Wed. Heavy snow during last night, fine sun shine today. Feeling more fit. Card fr. T.
Feb. 19. Cards from T. & Mrs. Ludlow. Feeling sick with cold & feverish.
Feb. 20. Sat. Two new wooden Barracks, Nos. 14 & 15 finished
Feb. 21. Sun. Good concert in eve. Baron & Baroness von Taube
BC Archives, MS-2570 MIST, Henry Masterman Box 1 Diary, Ruhleben, 06 Feb 1915 - 06 Mar 1918. File 2