Sunday 29 April 1917
[The following paragraph crossed through.] 2 Letters from Mother 19/3/17, Day JOE Auntie, all very welcome & with me still, 19/3/17 Jim Ayre told me of GORDONS engagement also heard from Winnie MILLS. Into all home news & thank you for cutting of Paper also Vegetables to come – in Parcel.
Am posting this today as do not want it to fall into enemy hands.
[The following crossed through to end of page.] Love to all, your son, Frank.
I am wondering if this Diary will see the war out – better post me one about 1st August I think.