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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T. to be forwarded to Honolulu. Foot race (preliminary) this a.m. Letter fr Tottie 15.5 enclosing one fr Mother. Apr. 16. Also letter fr Max R. + Frau Pfotenhauer. May 22 Sent Card to Tottie Letter fr Tottie of May 20. May 24 Monday Extra Blatt announced that Italy has declared war on Austria. Finals of sporting events pulled off all day. May 26 Wed. Package fr T. Eggs Ham (etc.) Card From Herr Director Hettacle [?] who used to be here in the camp. May 28 Posted letter to Tottie. May 29 Sat. Box crackers from Norway. Posted card to Max Risch. Middle of No. 9 Loft moved out to one of new barracks nr. grand stand. May 30 Sun. Card fr T. June 1 Tues. Note fr. T. enclosing letter fr. mother dated Apr. 26. June 2. Wed. Card from T. June 4. Sat. [struck out] Fri. Pince nez glasses (green) recd. fr. T. My hay fever going strong as usual at this time of yr. June 5. Sat. card to T. June 8 Tues. First "Promenade" Concert this eve. New paper, "In Ruhleben
BC Archives, MS-2570 MIST, Henry Masterman
Box 1 Diary, Ruhleben, 06 Feb 1915- 06 Mar 1918 File 2