Item 04: Frank Valentine Weir letter diary, 1 January-31 December 1918 - Page 173
21 June 1918 Friday (X to X crossed out)
Cannot use Clinical Thermometer in the day time- the more it is shaken the higher it goes till it BUSTS
X You mention Fetherstonehaughs Book, I should love to have it but better wait I think will try & borrow from Mrs Fetherstonehaugh later on- if it isnot repulsive Dolly might read it but she is not a very serious minded young lady in the book line. X
Australasian Feb 2 says
"Rabbits within 42 miles of"
"PERTH are causing a"
"great scare" Germans within 42 miles of English Channel result in 1 Recruit at Show.
My Belt is going up hole by hole- I wanted it & may not be so portly after another 3 weeks.