|Joey got a letter from Janie, which I think was in Future, announcing Julie's engagement, Nancy's engagement and Vanna (or was it Nella?)'s marriage, but I don't think it mentioned Betsy.|
|Victoria raced off, feeling it quite safe to break the rule about no running in the corridors for once, and Nancy Wilmot was left alone. She was longing to get off to the salon and find out how things were going there, but Upper IVa had had a nasty shock and they were not much more than children. She must see to them first. All the same, Nancy Wilmot felt this to be one of the hardest pieces of duty she had had to perform. She and Kathy Ferrars were close friends of many years standing. Appendicitis was rarely a really serious matter these days if it were taken in time. But she remembered, too well for her comfort, the account someone had given her of what had happened when Julie Lucy, one of the prefects at the time, had had a similar seizure. It had turned to peritonitis and Julie had nearly died. Then she shook herself. That had been nearly nine years ago. Julie had recovered and was now married and the proud mamma of an unruly small son and a very new baby daughter.|
|A sudden rash of old Gang members who suddenly and inexplicably neglect to give Mary-Lou forwarding addresses?|
|I think something aout her having wanted to do illustration, but it being very hard to get into, so she was working in design, and doing quite well. I think Janice Chester was pasing on the information, but I don't remember to whom, or in which book.|
|ETA - I think there is mention made in one of the later books about Vi studying design as it gives her more options? Very vague memory of this.|
|“How’s Vi getting on at her art school?” Judy asked.
“Oh, jolly well. She likes it awfully. Of course what she really wanted to go in for was illustrating, but I believe it’s jolly difficult to break through into the publishing world so she’s doing design – textiles and things like that. They say there’s quite a future in it,” Janice said in her most grown-up manner.
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