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Tolkien-related events that took place in 1894.

[edit] February

[edit] October

[edit] November

  • Mabel, Hilary, and Ronald take a train to the coast near Cape Town so Ronald can be in the cooler air.
  • After they return home a trip to England is decided as Mabel dislikes the hot climate and the Bloemfontein lifestyle, even though Arthur is happy with it.

[edit] Christmas

  • "My first Christmas memory is of blazing sun, drawn curtains and a drooping eucalyptus" (Letter 163)
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