Thirza Pidgeon’s 1937 World Tour – 25 February: Adelaide

Thursday, 25 February 1937

Very hot day. Went ashore with Mr & Mrs Spriggins. Took tram to Adelaide from outer harbour. Did the town, then took train to Glenelg, the show beach; very nice. Came back to town and had dinner at Myers North Terrace. A lovely street. Did Art Gallery, Shrine very nice. Got back to boat at 4. Very hot, had the first dance of the trip at night tho music awful. Had supper in Mrs [E] Shuren’s [age 42] cabin; lobster & beer.

102 in Adelaide

Left here at 5 – good send off. First dance on board. Had old time waltz. With Mrs Shuren.

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