Frederick Fox, item 44

Edit transcription:
...
Transcription saved
Enhance your transcribing experience by using full-screen mode

Transcription

You have to be logged in to transcribe. Please login or register and click the pencil-button again

                                                                                     43

was very well recieved the official concerned where most

emphatic in stating that there was not slightest chance

of any skilled man under 23 years of age. being released 

from the colours at the present time.

I thought it better after learning this to let you know

the position at once instead of allowing you to go on in

a state of uncertainly I have done all I can at this end

+ do not think their is the remotest chance of obtaining

your release under present conditions I should try now to

make the very best of you present position something

may turn up at your end which you do not at the

moment contemplate Try + Gaurd against any feel-

-ing of slackness + if any opportunity occurs for

improving yours position (which is better than many)

try + be ready to sieze it you are just like a lad

starting his apprenticeship + will have too take

very ^much more than your share of rough for some time

but this will only last for a time + I feel sure of

you do your best some will notice I it besides

yourself + probably much sooner than you expected

In conclusion you are now quite beyond  the reach

of any efforts I can make to help you it but I feel

sure if you do your best to improve your position you

will succeed + I rely upon you to do this.

             Yours Affectionally

                 Father

               ___________

            ________________



Transcription saved

                                                                                     43

was very well recieved the official concerned where most

emphatic in stating that there was not slightest chance

of any skilled man under 23 years of age. being released 

from the colours at the present time.

I thought it better after learning this to let you know

the position at once instead of allowing you to go on in

a state of uncertainly I have done all I can at this end

+ do not think their is the remotest chance of obtaining

your release under present conditions I should try now to

make the very best of you present position something

may turn up at your end which you do not at the

moment contemplate Try + Gaurd against any feel-

-ing of slackness + if any opportunity occurs for

improving yours position (which is better than many)

try + be ready to sieze it you are just like a lad

starting his apprenticeship + will have too take

very ^much more than your share of rough for some time

but this will only last for a time + I feel sure of

you do your best some will notice I it besides

yourself + probably much sooner than you expected

In conclusion you are now quite beyond  the reach

of any efforts I can make to help you it but I feel

sure if you do your best to improve your position you

will succeed + I rely upon you to do this.

             Yours Affectionally

                 Father

               ___________

            ________________




Transcription history
  • February 27, 2017 15:37:26 Annick Rodriguez

                                                                                         43

    was very well recieved the official concerned where most

    emphatic in stating that there was not slightest chance

    of any skilled man under 23 years of age. being released 

    from the colours at the present time.

    I thought it better after learning this to let you know

    the position at once instead of allowing you to go on in

    a state of uncertainly I have done all I can at this end

    + do not think their is the remotest chance of obtaining

    your release under present conditions I should try now to

    make the very best of you present position something

    may turn up at your end which you do not at the

    moment contemplate Try + Gaurd against any feel-

    -ing of slackness + if any opportunity occurs for

    improving yours position (which is better than many)

    try + be ready to sieze it you are just like a lad

    starting his apprenticeship + will have too take

    very ^much more than your share of rough for some time

    but this will only last for a time + I feel sure of

    you do your best some will notice I it besides

    yourself + probably much sooner than you expected

    In conclusion you are now quite beyond  the reach

    of any efforts I can make to help you it but I feel

    sure if you do your best to improve your position you

    will succeed + I rely upon you to do this.

                 Yours Affectionally

                     Father

                   ___________

                ________________




  • February 27, 2017 15:36:42 Annick Rodriguez

                                                                                         43

    was very well recieved the official concerned where most

    emphatic in stating that there was not slightest chance

    of any skilled man under 23 years of age. being released 

    from the colours at the present time.

    I thought it better after learning this to let you know

    the position at once instead of allowing you to go on in

    a state of uncertainly I have done all I can at this end

    + do not think their is the remotest chance of obtaining

    your release under present conditions I should try now to

    make the very best of you present position something

    may turn up at your end which you do not at the

    moment contemplate Try + Gaurd against any feel-

    -ing of slackness + if any opportunity occurs for

    improving yours position (which is better than many)

    try + be ready to sieze it you are just like a lad

    starting his apprenticeship + will have too take

    very ^much more than your share of rough for some time

    but this will only last for a time + I feel sure of

    you do your best some will notice I it besides

    yourself + probably much sooner than you expected

    In conclusion you are now quite beyond  the reach

    of any efforts I can make to help you it but I feel

    sure if you do your best to improve your position you

    will succeed + I rely upon you to do this.

                 Yours Affectionally

                     Father

             ______________

    ____________________




  • February 27, 2017 15:34:13 Annick Rodriguez

                                                                                         43

    was very well recieved the official concerned where most

    emphatic in stating that there was not slightest chance

    of any skilled man under 23 years of age. being released 

    from the colours at the present time.

    I thought it better after learning this to let you know

    the position at once instead of allowing you to go on in

    a state of uncertainly I have done all I can at this end

    + do not think their is the remotest chance of obtaining

    your release under present conditions I should try now to

    make the very best of you present position something

    may turn up at your end which you do not at the

    moment contemplate Try + Gaurd against any feel-

    -ing of slackness + if any opportunity occurs for

    improving yours position (which is better than many)

    try + be ready to sieze it you are just like a lad

    starting his apprenticeship + will have too take

    very ^much more than your share of rough for some time

    but this will only last for a time + I feel sure of

    you do your best some will notice I it besides

    yourself + probably much sooner than you expected

    In conclusion you are now quite beyond  the reach




  • February 27, 2017 15:30:37 Annick Rodriguez

                                                                                         43

    was very well recieved the official concerned where most

    emphatic in stating that there was not slightest chance

    of any skilled man under 23 years of age. being released 

    from the colours at the present time.

    I thought it better after learning this to let you know

    the position at once instead of allowing you to go on in

    a state of uncertainly I have done all I can at this end

    + do not think their is the remotest chance of obtaining

    your release under present conditions I should try now to

    make the very best of you present position something

    may turn up at your end which you do not at the

    moment contemplate Try + Gaurd against any feel-



  • February 27, 2017 15:28:28 Annick Rodriguez

                                                                                         43

    was very well recieved the official concerned where most

    emphatic in stating that there was not slightest chance

    of any skilled man under 23 years of age. being released 

    from the colours at the present time.

    I thought it better after learning this to let you know

    the position at once instead of allowing you to go on in

    a state of uncertainly I have done all I can at this end

    + do not think their is the remotest chance of obtaining

    your release under present conditions I should by now to


  • February 27, 2017 15:28:17 Annick Rodriguez

                                                                                         43

    was very well recieved the official concerned where most

    emphatic in stating that there was not slightest chance

    of any skilled man under 23 years of age. being released 

    from the colours at the present time.

    I thought it better after learning this to let you know

    the position at once instead of allowing you to go on in

    a state of uncertainly I have done all I can at this end

    + do not think theri is the remotest chance of obtaining

    your release under present conditions I should by now to


  • February 27, 2017 15:26:00 Annick Rodriguez

                                                                                         43

    was very well recieved the official concerned where most

    emphatic in stating that there was not slightest chance

    of any skilled man under 23 years of age. being released 

    from the colours at the present time.

    I thought it better after learning this to let you know


Description

Save description
  • 53.7932458||-1.7584099||

    Bradford

    ||1
Location(s)
  • Story location Bradford


ID
17084 / 196777
Source
http://europeana1914-1918.eu/...
Contributor
Margaret Usher
License
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/







Notes and questions

Login to leave a note