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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Nov. 28 Tues. 4 loaves bread fr. Mrs. D. 3 were good. Bishop Bury left at 7.30 p.m. Had a grand "send off" had farewell remarks etc. from platform in front of Bar. 1.] The crowd sang "God Save Our King", "He's a jolly good fellow" etc. Fri. Dec. 1 Cook House shut down on account of lack of coal. Card fr. Tottie. Dec. 4 Card to T. Dec. 5 Tues. Parcel margarine + cheese from Miss A. Lamb Dec. 6 Wed. Card fr T. + one fr Max R. from Zurich. Parcel fr Mrs. L. Booth sent by Fortnum & Mason Dec. 8 Fri. Sm. parcel food fr Mrs. D. Letter fr Miss Lamb. Dec. 9 Sat. Parcel from Fortnum & Mason Dec. 10 Sun. Posted family letter to T. + card to [Mrs. D.] [struck out] Muriel Dec. 12 Tues. T. enclosed letter from Bob fr S.F. to mother. Letter from Mrs. Warren. Dec. 13 Wed. Two parcels (sm.) fr Mrs. D.
BC Archives, MS-2570 Box 1 File 2 MIST, Henry Masterman Diary, Ruhleben, 06 Feb 1915 - 06 Mar 1918