Item 07: Hector Brewer diary, 17 November-12 December 1918 - Page 107
came in this evening and played and sang for us. I also made a noise.
7 Mrs. Saunders came along this morning and asked me to extract a bullet from cartridge case take out the powder and blow out the cap which I gamely consented to do.
Mrs. Saunders is a fine little lady but suffers badly from deafness.
8th I went up to see the Gypsum Works this morning and was shown all around the top by the top foreman Mr. Goodsall.
Gypsum is the name of a rock which is blasted