Deacon, Gladys, d 1977 (Duchess of Marlborough)
- Existence: d 1977
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Letter from [Gladys Duchess of Marlborough] (Carlton House Terrace, London) to Siegfried Sassoon re invitation to tea or dinner, 24 Feb. 1930
A collection of 1094 letters, postcards and other items known as 'Sassoon's residual correspondence' although it does also include a number of items addressed to other persons particularly to his wife, Hester, and his mother, Theresa Thornycroft.
Congratulating Sassoon on his engagement - 'It is difficult for me after what I have gone through to believe in "wedded bliss", still I wish it to you, full and splendid and enduring' - and inviting Sassoon to meet her again.