Handwritten press appeal (draft) DCLA/RDFA1.09.147 by Monica Roberts

Transcription:[page 1] Sir! May I appeal to the public through P columns, for the following cause? For some little time I have been anxious to form some small organised movement for sending regularly, comforts to some of our soldiers now in Belgium. I think that all of us here a

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Photo DCLA/RDFA.01.08.035 of B Company, RDF, to Monica Roberts

Sepia Photo of 'B. Company, Royal Dublin Fusiliers'. Large company of c.140-150 soldiers both standing & seated in front of building which looks like a church. No location given. Rear of photo: Printed on tag on top left: 'Mary Shackleton, Anna Liffey Stable House, Lucan, Co. Dub

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Handwritten press appeal (draft) DCLA/RDFA1.09.146 by Monica Roberts

Transcription: Royal Flying Corps & 2nd Dublin Fusiliers. Band of Helpers to the Soldiers Society. - Miss Monica Roberts writes - I have thanks to many kind helpers been able to carry on regularly the work of my little Society & dispatched quite securely to the Front for the abov

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Colour postcard DCLA/RDFA1.09.107 sent to Monica Roberts

Colour romantic photo of couple beside lake. Caption: Mon coeur est avec toi, courage et confiance! Tu gardes nos foyers, je garde l'espérance! [Translation] My heart is with you. Take courage. Have faith. You guard our homes, I take care of hope.

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Colour postcard DCLA/RDFA1.09.089 from W. Hunt to Monica Roberts

Picture shows three children with image of soldier in uniform overhead. Caption: Cher petit Papa que nous aimons bien, Veille bien sur toi, prends garde au Prussien! [Dear little Papa who we love so well, watch out for yourselfl and beware of the Prussians]. Transcription on rear

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