Europe seething with Bolshevism

Florence Vansittart Neale was terrified by the prospect of Europe-wide revolution.

3 January 1919

Europe seems seething with Bolshevism.

P[hyllis] slowly gaining ground. H & I picked up Seymour Barrow to see P. Found her fairly well. Not quite so good a night… Fancy dance at hospital. P. lent Russian dress to Sister Bonsall.

Diary of Florence Vansittart Neale of Bisham Abbey (D/EX73/3/17/9)

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Driving round the decorated route for President Wilson

Florence Vansittart Neale gave one of the nurses caring for her daughter a trip out.

27 December 1918

Sat a little while with Phyllis, then took Sister Bonsall a motor drive round park & decorated route for Pres: Wilson. Could not see much of Phyllis so went to meet H at Paddington. Settled to stay at the “Lawn” till Monday.

Diary of Florence Vansittart Neale of Bisham Abbey (D/EX73/3/17/9)