Elsie Davey’s work as a waitress at Thunderton place in 1930s

Thunderton_HouseElsie Davey went to work there at the age of 14 staying in her own room in the hotel. She had to clean the dining room and serve commercial travellers before breakfast. She sometimes got a tip left for her on the sideboard. She earned £5 a week working all week with a half day off on Sunday.

Memory contributed by Elsie Davey, Lossiemouth

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