Item 01: Sydney B. Young war diary, 13 May-24 July 1916 - Page 24
speaking big, square and solid looking. There are many quaint and curious styles especially among the residential class of properties. All work in Capetown is cement or rough-cast and done up in bright colors such as White, light grey and light blue. This in lots of places looks magnificent but where as in lots of cases, the places have been let go a couple of years they look old and dilapidated. So on the whole, excepting where the best class reside, the whole is a rather motley assortment.