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(Untitled), 05 Sep [1897]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/23/52

Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (Malakand Camp [Pakistan]) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] enclosing letters [not present] for the Daily Telegraph and discussing the terms of his engagement, his keenness to sign the letters and achieve publicity, and financial affairs. He also considers the fighting and the likelihood that he may be killed or wounded, and his destiny, about which he comments "I have faith in my star - that is that I am intended to do something in this world".


  • Creation: 05 Sep [1897]

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Copyright: Winston Churchill MP


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Published: Winston S Churchill I, pp 351-2 (part); Winston S Churchill : Companion Volume I, Part 2, pp 784-5

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