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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Wlhelm about 12 days ago fr. Dres. Tues. 29 J. Feeling rocky all day rife with diarhea during night. Saw Doctor. Letter fr. Tottie. June 30 Wed. Posted letter to Tottie. July 1. Card Fr. T. Canadian Dominion Day. Meeting + tea on race track. July 3 Sat. Card to T. July 7 Wed. Has a sort of blind boil lanced under right arm. July 8 Thurs. Got ticket for bread + meal pass from Dr. for Casino. Hot water ticket came into use. 25 ticket for 50 pf. July 10 Card to T. Rained all day. July 11 Sun. No. 3 of "In Ruhleben Camp" came out today. Two cartoons by me. Publes Comic in it. Had supper in Casino first time. July 12. Mon. Sun. Package from Mrs. Pfotenbauerr. Art Exhibition opened. I have a few pen + ink sketches in. July 13. Tues. Recd large tin zwieback from Norway. Laft white washed. Card fr. T. Prom. Concert p.m.
July 15 Thurs. Letter to Tottie + home. Rained all day. Operetta Graf + Luxemberg given in Grand Stand first time this eve.
BC Archives, MS-2570 MIST, Henry Masterman Box 1 Diary, Ruhleben, 06 Feb 1915- 06 Mar 1918 File 2