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(Untitled), 13 Apr [1898]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/24/78-84

Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (Government House, Bombay [India]) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] describing his journey from Peshawar, making observations on the situation in Egypt and the relationship between Sir Herbert Kitchener and the Dervishes, speculating that he may be too late for a campaign on the Nile, the progress of the frontier war and the Zakka Khel tribe. He also discusses the publication of ["The Story of the Malakand Field Force"] and the ignorance and carelessness of Moreton Frewen in editing it, and asks her to sell an article "Unus contra mundum" to the Pall Mall [Magazine] and discusses financial affairs. He encloses a newspaper cutting from The Athenaeum of a review of "The Story of the Malakand Field Force" [CHAR 28/24/82-83]. Envelope present.


  • Creation: 13 Apr [1898]

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Published: Winston S Churchill I, p 381 (part) and pp 388-9 (part); Winston S Churchill : Companion Volume I, Part 2, pp 910-13

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