February, 1926, Sunday 7

Finish my exercises early, and hurry down to Stockleys’. ((William P. Stockley (1859-1943), professor of English at University College Cork from 1905-1931. He was born in Dublin, studied at Trinity College with Douglas Hyde, taught at the universities of Ottawa and New Brunswick before returning…

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April, 1926, Monday 19

Still thinking of yesterday. Col. Brase played for us in the hotel his fourth phantasia, the best of them all. He certainly played it splendidly. Col. Brase, funny to say, was boasting all the way to anybody he met and to us about the Governor-General…

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