Aunts Visit

Monday November 19th to Sunday November 25th 1900

Ediths family
copyright Virginia Barber

Monday November 19th

There is no entry for this day.

Tuesday November 20th

Aunt Pollie and Aunt Harriet came to spend a few days at Bushey. They are staying at Tilly’s as Mother is away. I went and had tea there today.

Wednesday November 21st

Tilly took Auntie’s up to Lil’s to tea and then she went to Harwoods Road and fetched Mother to have a cup of tea with them.

Thursday November 22nd

Today Tilly brought Aunts up to Flo’s to tea. Lily came with them. Tilly went home to get Rob’s tea and then they both came up and had a bit of supper. Charlie had news today that his sister Kate’s husband was dead. He has been out of his mind for months.

Friday November 23rd

Aunt Pollie and Harriet went back to London today. I took some work home with me and Flo helped to do it.

Saturday November 24th

Nice and bright most of the day. I came home by the 1-9 from Chalk Farm. After dinner I brought Elsie and Nellie to Bushey, we came to fetch the little black kitten from Mary. We stayed there had a cup of tea and then Mary walked home with us as far as Gladstone Road. Afterwards I went up and bought a new pair of shoes.

Sunday November 25th

There is no entry for this day.

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