The SD Enthusiasts' Club Newsletter

   Volume 2 Issue 37                      Spring 2020

 In Publication since 2003.

From the Editor.

I’ve been in the enviable position of having to decide what to leave out of this issue of this Newsletter rather than wondering what to put in. And I've subjects left over for a future issue. There is a wide variety of topics here , so I hope you will all find something of interest. The series on ‘Freighters for Commercial Work’ continues. (Page 2.) Roger Morrisroe (Page 6.) and Mick Hursey (Page 5.) share some memories with us, and Richard Tomkins (Page 5.) takes us back to the early days of SD. Tom McWilliams challenges us to find a photo of a very unusual SD, (Page 3.) and I report on the generosity of Malcolm Easton in sending some more of his grandfather, James Drewry’s papers. I've enjoyed putting this Newsletter together, and I hope you'll enjoy reading it.

Brian Carpenter 1st  March 2020.

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Page1 A Photo Page. Page2 SD Freighters for Commercial Use
Page 3. Puzzle from a Reader.

Page 4 Editor's Snippets. Page 5 Of Special Interest to Former SD Employees.
Page 6 The Editor's Postbag.

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Will correspondents please note that the editor reserves the right to shorten letters or e-mails submitted for publication, and to edit them to provide greater clarity. All reasonable steps will be taken to try to ensure that the meaning in the letter, or e-mail, remains unaltered. The editor can not accept responsibility for the accuracy of correspondent's memories, nor his own memories. Often we are looking back over many years, and our memories of an event may well vary.  

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