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Literary: "Arms and the Covenant" (and "Great Contemporaries"): letters of congratulations and thanks for complimentary copies., 06 Jan 1938 - 01 Jan 1939

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 8/599

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Correspondents include (many commenting on contemporary foreign affairs and praising the foresight of WSC's speeches): Representatives of George G Harrap and Company on sending out the copies (2); Clement Attlee; Sybil, Lady Cholmondeley; "Robin" [Lord Castlereagh, later 8th Lord Londonderry]; 1st Lord Cecil of Chelwood; Sir Arthur Cory-Wright; Sir Emsley Carr [Chairman and Editor of the News of the World]; 1st Lord Craigavon [earlier James Craig]; [David] Percy Davies [Deputy Editor and Chairman of the News of the World]; [Frank] Dudley Docker; Brigadier-General Sir James Edmonds of the Military Branch of the Historical Section; Maxine Elliott; Frank Foster; J L Garvin; Sir Harry Goschen [Chairman of Epping Division Conservative Association]; Sir James Hawkey, Vice-Chairman of Epping Division Conservative Association; 1st Lord Horne of Slamannan; Sir Roger Keyes; S Laski; Frederick Leathers; "Jack" [1st Lord Mottistone, earlier John Seely] (2); "Brab" [John Moore-Brabazon, later 1st Lord Brabazon]; Desmond Morton; Sarah Millin; 1st Lord McGowan; Ridley Pakenham-Walsh; Fred Pelly; Dinah Pratt [Honorary Secretary of Epping Division Conservative Association]; Harold Pilbrow; A H Richards; 1st Lord Rothermere [earlier Sir Harold Harmsworth]; Bertram Romilly; J Leonard Leplogle (2); Sir Henry Strakosch; Alfred Salisbury; "Top" [Lord Wolmer, later 3rd Lord Selborne]; "Bendor" [Hugh, 2nd Duke of Westminster]; Sir Alexander Walker; Sir Kingsley Wood.Also includes: presentation list for "Arms and the Covenant".


  • Creation: 06 Jan 1938 - 01 Jan 1939

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