Diaries of Ethel Ellen Brander, nee Conybeare Volume 3, Scan: 0143

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1915 August 28 - on paper pasted into book: Stationery "On Board S.S. "Cymric"
Cabin companion is Mabel Howitt, English lady
No interest in rest of boat, though men are critiqued for looks. And women: "There are one or two nice-looking women, bu the rest are hopelessly English". (Perhaps "nice looking" refers to be "being nice" and the English are more formal or haughty?)