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(Untitled), 31 Jan 1931

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 2/180A/52-53

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Letter from 1st Lord Rothermere [owner of the Daily Mail, earlier Sir Harold Harmsworth] (Riviera Palace Hotel, Monte Carlo [Monaco]) to WSC predicting that WSC will become Prime Minister, expressing doubt whether the Conservatives could win a General Election, suggesting that [James] Ramsay MacDonald [Prime Minister] could have the same number of followers in the next parliament as in this, and stating that one of the conditions for his support of 1st Lord Beaverbrook [earlier Sir Max Aitken] "is that he goes all out on India and national economy.".


  • Creation: 31 Jan 1931

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External Documents


Published: Winston S Churchill : Companion Volume V, Part 2, p 254


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