E&A went to both services at DMC. Sheila, R, A & E came for tea. Patricia was still in Switzerland.
E refers to grandma Ethel May Cecilia Parkin. A refers to Amy Wilson. She and her husband, Tom, were friends of grandma’s and grandad’s who visited them frequently from Mansfield, see Chapter 106.
DMC refers to Drayton Methodist Church, see Chapter 107.
Sheila refers to my mother Sheila May Drew, nee Parkin. R refers to me, A to my brother Alan Charles Drew and E to my sister, Elizabeth (Liz) Mary Tidy nee Drew. It was our usual practice to have Sunday afternoon tea at grandma and grandad’s, see Chapter 106.
Patricia refers to my older sister Patricia Jane Carrick nee Drew. She had been in Switzerland with Guides, see Chapter 106.