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(Untitled), 03 Sep [1899]

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/26/32-33

Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC ([Blenheim Palace] on the notepaper of 35A Great Cumberland Place) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] enclosing a letter [not present] from Colonel [William Cornwallis-]West which he instructs her to destroy. He discusses speaking engagements in Scotland and an invitation from the Scottish Conservative Club; his fondness for Pamela [Plowden, later Lady Lytton]; the progress of ["The River War"] and ["The Anglo-Saxon Review"]. In a postscript he comments that he does not think that she will marry George [Cornwallis-West] due to family pressure.


  • Creation: 03 Sep [1899]

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Copyright: Winston Churchill MP


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Published: Winston S Churchill : Companion Volume I, Part 2, pp 1045-6

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