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(Untitled), 05 Apr 1876

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 28/97/11-13

Scope and Contents

Copy of a letter from [Lord Blandford, later George, 8th Duke of Marlborough]([The Hague, Belgium]) to [Lord Randolph Churchill] in which he says he will remain until he hears from him. He discusses the likelihood that [Lord] A[ylesfor]d may pursue him; says that he is confident "this cannot do for me" and that he intends to return when HRH [Albert Edward, Prince of Wales] has so that the latter can be "nicely compromised". He asks [Lord Randolph] to keep him informed, says that [Lord Randolph] is partly responsible for the current situation, asks him to forward a letter to "E" [Edith, Lady Aylesford] and threatens violence against [the Prince] and [Lord Aylesford]. In the hand of Lady Randolph Churchill.


  • Creation: 05 Apr 1876

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Copyright: Peregrine Churchill


3 folio(s)

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Published: CVI, Part 1, pp 35-6

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