Diary sub-note: Maundy Thursday. Lady Day Fire Insurance ceases1626. Francis Bacon died Mummie went into Reading in the morning & brought me some Easter eggs to send to the girls at school with measles. Mum & I went into the village & bought a game of ping-pong for the girls at school. We met MrsContinue reading “April 9th 1936”
Diary sub-note: Passion Sunday1461. Battle of TowtonMoon: First Quarter, 9.22 p.m. Came out in a rash all over. I was very ill all the day. I slept all day & ate nothing.