Letter from Sgt. W. Tutt to daughter
Description
Creator
W. Tutt, Author
Media Type
Text
Item Type
Correspondence
Description
Military issue paper stamped M.F.B. 265 700m.-2.-17. H.Q. 1772-39-304
Notes
PDF available
Date of Original
1914
Date Of Event
1914
Subject(s)
Local identifier
1986.11.01
Language of Item
English
Geographic Coverage
Copyright Statement
Copyright status unknown. Responsibility for determining the copyright status and any use rests exclusively with the user.
Contact
Edinburgh Square Heritage and Cultural Centre
Email
Full Text

Sergt. Wm Tutt

LCo.

Ex Camp Toronto

Saturday 1pm

2/2/18

My dear daughter

In answer to your kind letter to me yesterday, I am pleased to hear ther you and the children are quite well, you ask if I am coming home soon, why I have only been back just over a week but will try and get home again a week from next Friday. What makes you so lonesome Olive. I can tell you, you do not help our mother enough and she being sick I would think that you would only be too pleased to do everything for her and you would find the time would pass more pleasantly than laying around and idling your time away and I would like you to clean my records up every once and awhile and be careful in handling them as they cost money. I am sorry Olive you have had a bad cold and I hope it is better by the time you get this letter. We have had some severe cold weather here and lots of snow and as the bear saw its shadow today, we will surely have six weeks more winter. Now do try and help your mother while she is sick as you know yourself when you are sick you like to take a rest yourself, now do not forget Olive what I say if you do more work you will not feel so lonesome. So goodbye. I will soon [damaged area on letter] for good, then you will wish that you was lonesome. Kiss the boys for me. xxxxxxx

Yours affectionate

Father xxx

Powered by / Alimenté par VITA Toolkit




My favourites lets you save items you like, tag them and group them into collections for your own personal use. Viewing "My favourites" will open in a new tab. Login here or start a My favourites account.

thumbnail








Letter from Sgt. W. Tutt to daughter


Military issue paper stamped M.F.B. 265 700m.-2.-17. H.Q. 1772-39-304