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(Untitled), 04 Dec 1905

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/27/50-51

Scope and Contents

Letter from WSC (105 Mount Street [London]) to "Mamma" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which he informs her that Sir Felix Semon has refused to "cut off my tongue" [a reference to WSC's speech impediment which was thought to be caused by a ligament]; discusses an invitation to Blenheim for Christmas; the formation of a new government and the possibility that he might be given office. Envelope present marked "private".


  • Creation: 04 Dec 1905

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Copyright: Winston Churchill MP


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Published: Winston S Churchill : Companion Volume II, Part 1, p 409

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