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Speeches: speech notes and source material [1936 unless otherwise indicated]., 1936 - 1937

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 9/122

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Notes for WSC's speech (19 November, [Claridge's, London] United Associations of Great Britain and France Dinner) on the need for Franco-British friendship and co-operation. Part published: Complete Speeches VI pp 5814-5.Notes for and report of WSC's speech (25 November, [Dorchester Hotel, London] New Commonwealth Society Luncheon) on his stance on defence and disarmament, and the need to back up the League of Nations with force if necessary. Also includes printed copy of the speech issued by the Society. Part published: Complete Speeches VI pp 5815-6.Later file note by "N S" [Jo Sturdee, later Lady Onslow, Private Secretary to WSC] indicating that the notes for WSC's speech (3 December, Albert Hall [London]) entitled "Arms and the Covenant" have been removed. Published: Complete Speeches VI pp 5817-9.Notes for WSC's speech (1936, 1900 Club) on the Club and looking back at the year 1900.Miscellaneous notes culled from various speeches (22 May, Oxford; 24 September, Paris [France]; 3 December, Albert Hall; 25 January 1937, Leeds) on communism, fascism, and the German threat to European security.


  • Creation: 1936 - 1937

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