Item 07: Hector Brewer diary, 17 November-12 December 1918 - Page 138
having intervened and threatened to resort to harsh measures if the strikers did not carry on with their job. Tremendous inconvenience has been caused to business and other people in London.
8th A number of girls in Trowbridge having arranged a dance & supper in the Town Hall in Trowbridge I went with a number of others at the invitation of the ladies and we had 'some' time. I learnt quite a lot about dancing, I don't think.
17th The latest information which I have received about my going home