Sept 6 Sunday

Troy a little. Shown over the garden mostly made by Mr. M. with his own hands, and the house, the ancient and the modern part.
Mr. M. took me to buy lobsters at a big breeding ground near[RG] at[RG] Warsal. In evening to Southampton & saw Eddie Cantor in "Strike me Pink"1.
Over radio news of withdrawal of Majorcan expedition. Mr. M pro-rebel, gradually his views mildening.

Editorial Notes

11936 comic movie directed by Norman Taurog eds.

Hands Referenced

    • Annotation: ink correction
    • Character: regular
    • Ink: black

Places Mentioned

  • Southampton

    England
  • Majorca/ Mallorca

    Majorca, Sp
    Largest of the Balearic Islands, located in the Mediterranean Sea off the eastern coast of Spain. R.G. and L.R. lived there, in Deyá, from 1929-1936. eds

People Mentioned

  • McCormacks

    McCormack, Walter & Violet
    Tenants of Ca'n Torrent. Had two daughters: Jennifer, a dancer, & Betty. Continued their friendship with Robert and Laura in England. eds.
  • Graves, Robert
    Author of the diary.

Bibliography

    • Title: Trojan Ending, A [novel]
    • Author: Riding, Laura
    • PubPlace: Deyá & London
    • Publisher: Seizin & Constable
    • Date: 1937