1924

The Diary in November

The family leave England, and sail to East Africa on the SS Norman. 

November 2nd – 14th

Farewells, a last few theatre visits, and then the family board the “Norman” for Africa. The “Great Adventure” has begun.

November 16th – 26th

At Sea. Sea sickness and an unseasonably cold Port Said starts their journey, but the weather improves as they sail south.

November 27th – 30th

They reach Port Sudan, where they experience the aftermath of the assassination of the Governor General.

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