Brookshaw, Percy Drake (1907 - 1993)
P.39: Washing drying, billet, San Severo. March/April 1944. Pencil, pen, brush, ink and watercolour. Inscribed in two hands: "I put your water on Mrs B" (?a.k.a Brookshaw) "I call that nice of you Mrs D" "What I always say Mrs B, it's the poor what 'elps the poor. How do you like them whites Mrs B?" "Them whites is a treat Mrs D. I always put a blue 'andkerchief in with me whites- to keep their colour as you might say, dearie. What so you think Mrs L uses?".