Item 03: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 1 January-31 December 1917 - Page 77
Saturday 17 March 1917
You remember me telling you last year about the way the Palms are utilized, this work is now being done among all the TREES. Weather glorious, & although there is no word in the Irish language for Gratitude, I am thankful I did not spend a Winter in France.
There is plenty of corn in Egypt still.