Sunday 1st December
Had a bath. Went to Grandma’s. She gave me sixpence. After went a walk with our Mick.
Monday 2nd December
Had a fair day at school. Getting on very well with my French. Want to try to get to know it well. Went to see Gentlemen at Arms. Bought some glass to do some more quotations.
Tuesday 3rd December
Had a nice day. Had some fun coming to school in afternoon. Asked Margaret, Nancy, Zona, Lillian, Maisie to come to tea on 18th. Went to see The Trial of Mary Duggan. A very good pic.
Wednesday 4th December
Had some real fun coming home. Did my prep after tea. We have got a tenant for this place. Went to see A Peep Behind The Scenes. Not half as good as the book, although it was nice.
Thursday 5th December
At house meetings at school. All had to bring something towards the house party. Did my prep after tea. Just messed about at night. Went to bed early. Am very tired.
Friday 6th December
Was sent home from school. Went to pics in afternoon. Went with Dad. A very nice pic. Just messed about at night. Alice came at night and she was miserable. Hadn’t any homework to do.
Saturday 7th December
Went shopping with Mother. Bought a pair of Wellingtons and a beret. Went with Alice to their house. After went to the pictures. Somebody played a joke on me. Alice slept with me.
Sunday 8th December
Had a bath. Went to Grandma’s. She gave me a lovely little dressing table doll. After took our Mick for a walk. It was hailing and rain.
Monday 9th December
Had a good day. Dad fetched me from school in the car at dinnertime and took me back again. Had to stop in to do my geography. Did prep after tea. Went to see Glad Rag Dolls. A lovely picture.
Tuesday 10th December
Had an awful day. Had to stop at school for the house party. Had some fun before. Had a nice tea. Didn’t do my prep. Practiced my art at night, for my quotations.
Wednesday 11th December
Had a nice day. Did something for the school. Didn’t do it bad, but would have liked to have done it better. Did my prep before tea. After went up to Zona’s then went to meet Margaret and we played a lovely game of stones.
Thursday 12th December
Had a nice day. Had a nice Scripture lesson. Didn’t do all my prep. Asked Mother if Margaret could stay the weekend. She said yes. Went to The Regent with Mum. Quite a nice pic but the talkie broke down.
Friday 13th December
Had a fair day. Asked Margaret to come and stay for the weekend but she was frightened of the neighbourhood. Went up to Zona’s. Had a lovely game. Broke my watch glass.
Saturday 14th December
Went out shopping in the morning. Bought a lot of things for my party. After went up to Zona’s at night. After went to pics. It was not a bad pic. Alice slept with me.
Sunday 15th December
Went to Grandma’s. Took Geoffrey a walk at night. When I came home I found that Doris had given me a lovely present.
Monday 16th December
Had a fair day. Played a nice game at dinnertime. Bought some more balloons. Didn’t do any prep. After went to the pics. Not a bad pic but rather dry. Went to bed early.
Tuesday 17th December
Had some fun coming to school. Did my prep after tea. Then made preparation for my party by blowing balloons up and decorating and such like. Looking forward to tomorrow.
Wednesday 18th December
Had a lovely day. Had no prep. All the girls enjoyed my party very much. So did I. Had a lovely time. Joan came. Divided the trimmings up at the end.
Thursday 19th December
Have broken up at school and so have left. Had a bit of a weep. Brought all my books home. Went to The Empire at night. The show was scandalous. Had a lovely night out with Mum.
Friday 20th December
Mother bought me a pair of fur-backed gloves. After Dad took me to Grandma’s. Played with Geoffrey. After supper we played cards and I lost every time. Am very tired.
Saturday 21st December
Had a fair day. Played with Geoffrey in morning and afternoon. Went shopping at night. After played cards. Won 1d. Went to bed early.