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The Provost after the appointments had been made said he would withdraw as he really felt it was hardly a suitable thing for him to have anything to do with what was so clearly women’s work. Miss Ella Mackenzie was appointed Secy. with Mrs Cameron (British Linen). Stornoway, 26th Nov. 1916

This week, Mrs Gibson’s news mainly concerns the Stornoway Ladies’ Sewing Meetings. These get under way again thanks to new Provost Murdo MacLean resolving matters. The next in our series of letters from the W.J. Gibson collection held by Museum … Continue reading

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