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Literary: accounts paid., 02 Jan 1939 - Mar 1940

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 8/639

Scope and Contents

Includes invoices for car hire, the use of a messenger service, printing, secretarial services, copies of WSC's books, maps, train journeys, office equipment, book repair and binding, press cuttings, general expenses, including stays in the South of France; hotel, telephone and telegram bills.Includes invoices from the Edenbridge Motor Company, the District Messenger and Theatre Ticket Company Limited, F L Jenner Cars for Hire, Hilda Neal, George G Harrap and Company, Thornton Butterworth Limited, Mrs Hoster's Typewriting, Shorthand and Translation Offices, the Post Office, Novello and Company, Underwood Elliott Fisher Limited.Also includes: letters from William Deakin and Maurice Ashley [WSC's literary assistants]; salary details for E R Widgery; details of extra payments [indicating visitors to Chartwell] for January to July 1939; royalties due to Randolph Churchill for "Arms and the Covenant"; WSC's certificate of membership of the Institute of Journalists; secretaries' salary account book.


  • Creation: 02 Jan 1939 - Mar 1940

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1 item(s) (1 file (179 loose folios).)

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