Item 02: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 2 January-31 December 1916 - Page 299
[Thursday 26 October 1916]
Received Puggaree from Chorley Tailor Sydney. Thanks for sending- don't bother about spurs now as I bought a pair of spurs here.
Working again Dolly meets me for lunch each day- Meals all dear here- 2/- for Steak 4d for Carnation or Rose & fruit extortionate
Called on Capt Collins official Sec to High Com whose wife was a Miss Brush- & enquired re passage to Australia for Dolly at reduced rate when war is over but Roumanian news does not encourage the belief that it is coming soon.