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[GB 0212] LIB/40Title:
David E. Jones’ exercise books Date(s):
5 items Scope and Content:
Exercise books belonging to David E. Jones of 34 Great Dark Gate Street, Aberystwyth, attending the Aberystwyth Board School, Alexandra Road.
Exercise book lacking covers, written almost entirely in ink with occasional pencil. Opens with a lesson to be learnt dated 2 May 1883. Contains geography, including hand-drawn maps, mathematics, English, including parsing, grammar and vocabulary, and Latin. Secondary pencil text records that David E. Jones was then in Standard VI.
Exercise book (The Universal Exercise Book, 80 pages, Price two pence), dated 3 December 1883. Similar contents to LIB/40/1.
Undated exercise book with marbled covers, contents similar to LIB/40/1-2. Some pages have been torn or mutilated with scissors. Contains, loose: pencil written text in Welsh; cover of exercise book belonging to David E. Jones, commenced 13 November 1882, finished 12 January 1883.
Exercise book lacking covers. Inscribed by David E. Jones of Standard VII, 3 February 1884. Contains mostly geography at front with spelling and geography at rear; many blank pages in between.
Exercise book (The Universal Exercise Book), belonging to David E. Jones of 34 Great Dark Gate Street, Aberystwyth, attending the Aberystwyth Board School, dated 27 February 1884. Contents English grammar, with many blank pages. Pencil arithmetic inside front cover.