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- (continued from previous page)Mungo Park's, "Travels in Africa", that a native woman said about him after he was captured by blacks:-
"Pity the poor white man."
"He has no wife to grind his corn."Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
- The extravagant wife 22-11-1938
Once upon a time there lived a man who had a very extravagant wife. This man and his wife had very little means. In the end they had (onely) only the makings of a few bannocks of bread. The man told his wife to make a few scones of the meal to prolong the time til God would send them more.(continues on next page)Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.