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(Untitled), 27 Jun 1891

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 1/2/58-59

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Letter from Lord Randolph Churchill, Johannesburg, South Africa, to WSC, on his visit to South Africa. Predicting that "when you are my age you will see S Africa to be the most populous & wealthy of all our colonies. Stating that he had been examining, and investing money in gold mines "for I expect you and Jack will be a couple of expensive articles to keep as you grow older". Regretting that he would not be able to bring home a tame antelope.


  • Creation: 27 Jun 1891

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Copyright: Peregrine Churchill

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Published: Winston S Churchill Vol.1, pp.152-153 & Winston S Churchill : Companion Volume I, Part 1, pp.247-248

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