July 18 Monday

Cleaning out kitchen.
Patching attic against bats. Green shutters also on windows.
Went to Montauban on M. Levril's bicycle*: applied for telephone – found we were postally at Boisgervilly not Montauban.
(M. Pinson helped) looked for a servant. A lawyer M. Henri Belloir talks English.[RG]
Found a girl, Yvonne Le Gault, niece of La Petit Chevrie
No bats tonight
* first time on a bicycle I think since 1928

Hands Referenced

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

Places Mentioned

  • Montauban

    Montauban-de-la-Bretagne, Brittany, France
  • Boisgervilly

    Boisgervilly, Brittany, France
    town near Montauban, France eds.

People Mentioned

  • Levril

    Levril
    family who ran[?] the Grand Chevrie farm at RG & LR's rented estate in Montauban, France eds.
  • M. Pinson

    Pinson, Monsieur
    lawyer in Montauban, France who handled the rental agreement for La Chevrie eds.
  • Yvonne

    de Gault, Yvonne
    maidservant to RG and LR at La Chevrie, France eds.
  • Graves, Robert
    Author of the diary.