Date: 7 Jan 1917
Kelly Kear vanished after going to post a letter.
She left her parents' house on the 7 January 1917 to post a letter for her brother and was last seen by 3 people near the letterbox at Upper Lydbrook.
She was tall, about 25 years of age and wearing a light fawn rainproof coat and a small brown knitted turban.
Her parents said they feared that she might have been suffering from a temporary loss of memory.
see Shepton Mallet Journal - Friday 12 January 1917