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CHAR 1/217 Personal: Financial affairs: Vickers, Da Costa.

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CHAR 1/217/1

Telegram from Bernard Baruch to WSC, on investment in Rhodesian copper mines.

02 Jan 1930
CHAR 1/217/2

Account from Vickers da Costa, showing credit balance of £943 13s 11d.

02 Jan 1930
CHAR 1/217/3-6

Letter from Vickers da Costa to WSC, enclosing letter and cutting on the Tidewater Associated Oil Company, Clark, Dodge &Co. Financial and Economic Review, Vol III No.12 (Nov 1929) on the oil industry.

06 Jan 1930
CHAR 1/217/7-9

Letter from Vickers da Costa to WSC, on his investments and the financial situation, enclosing copy of Babson's Reports 6 Jan 1930 on Money and Banking in 1930.

13 Jan 1930
CHAR 1/217/10

Statement of stocks held by Vickers da Costa for WSC's account.

14 Jan 1930
CHAR 1/217/11-12

Letter from Bernard M. Baruch to WSC, on possible investment in Rhodesian copper mines, and on visit of Senator Joe T. Robinson to Britain.

07 Jan 1930
CHAR 1/217/13-16

Telegram from WSC to Bernard M. Baruch on impracticability of his scheme for investment in Rhodesian copper mines [ms copy with annotations by WSC].

[Jan 1930]
CHAR 1/217/17-18

Telegram from Bernard Baruch to WSC, on scheme for investment in Rhodesian copper mines.

06 Jan 1930
CHAR 1/217/19

Letter from John S. Churchill to WSC, on investment in Rhodesian copper mines.

17 Jan 1930
CHAR 1/217/20-22

Telegram from Bernard Baruch to WSC, on investment in Rhodesian copper mines.

18 Jan 1930
CHAR 1/217/23

Receipt from Lloyds Bank, for 100 Montgomery Ward &Co. Inc. Common Shares.

20 Jan 1930
CHAR 1/217/24-26

Letter from James Richardson &Sons Ltd, Stockbroker, Winnipeg, to WSC, report on drilling activities on Hargal and Baltac oil wells, acknowledging receipt of cheque for $31.25 for his stock account.

24 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/27

Receipt from Lloyds Bank, for 2000 Structure Oil &Gas Co. Ltd shares.

27 Jan 1930
CHAR 1/217/28-34

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, on sale of 50 International Nickel, and 1000 Sherwood Star shares on his behalf, enclosing contract notes.

30 Jan 1930
CHAR 1/217/35

Letter from Vickers da Costa to WSC, on purchase of 50 Simmons shares and sale of 500 Tidewater shares on WSC's account.

07 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/36-37

Letter from Vickers da Costa to WSC, on Marks &Spencer and Gaumont-British shares.

07 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/38-39

Cutting on Simmons Co.'s annual results.

08 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/40

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. confirming that they had purchased 500 Sherwood Starr shares on his account.

10 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/41-44

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, enclosing statements of account for purchase of 50 Simmons shares and sale of 500 Tidewater Oil shares.

10 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/45-46

Telegram from Bernard Baruch to WSC, on possible investment in Rhodesian copper mines.

11 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/48

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, confirming that they had purchased 500 Sherwood Starr shares oh his behalf.

11 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/49

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, confirming that they had bought 50 Simmons shares on his behalf.

13 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/50-51

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, confirming that they had bought 300 Mark and Spencer shares and 1,000 Gaumont British Films shares on his behalf, enclosing account.

14 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/52-53

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, enclosing account for purchase of 50 Simmons shares on WSC's behalf, £736 3s 4d.

14 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/54

Account from Vickers da Costa for purchase of 1000 Sherwood Starr shares, £1,031 1s 11d.

20 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/55

Contract note from Vickers da Costa for sale of 50 shares in International Nickel Company of Canada, £413 1s 6d.

20 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/56-57

Contract note from Vickers da Costa for purchase of 500 Sherwood Starr Gold Mining Co. shares, £512 12s.

20 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/58

Letter from Vickers da Costa to WSC, on the average price of his Simmons shares, pointing out that his jobbing in these shares since his return form America had resulted in a nett profit of £250.

24 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/59

Letter from Vickers da Costa to WSC, confirming purchase of 50 Simmons shares on his behalf.

27 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/60

Letter from John S. Churchill, Vickers da Costa, to WSC, on Montgomery Ward and Structure Oil shares.

27 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/61

Letter from D.R. McLennan to WSC, on the Montgomery Ward company [annotated by WSC].

13 Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/62-73

Structure Oil &Gas Co. Ltd, Calgary, Alberta report on drilling activities with map of the Turner Valley Oilfield.

Jan 1930-Feb 1930
CHAR 1/217/74

Report on the annual general meeting of the India Tyre and Rubber Company (Great Britain) Limited [printed, reprint from the Glasgow Herald).

05 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/75-76

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, on Simmons shares, advising him to sell, and to invest the proceeds in Woolworths shares.

12 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/77

Telegram from William Van Antwerp to WSC, advising him to sell [Simmons] shares.

13 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/78-79

Telegram from Bernard Baruch to WSC, advising him to sell Simmons shares.

14 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/80-83

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, confirming that they had sold 656 Simmons shares and bought 700 General Motors shares on his behalf, enclosing statements of account.

13 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/84-85

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, enclosing statement of his loan accounts showing that on his New York loan account he had £7350 worth of stock and £156 15s 8d cash in hand and on his London account £4845 in stock and £324 2s 5d cash in hand.

14 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/86

Note [by WSC] of income expected from magazine articles.

[1930]
CHAR 1/217/87

Letter from Lord McGowan to WSC, stating that Sir Ernest Oppenheimer was due back in Britain some time in April.

15 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/88-89

Letter from Vickers da Costa to WSC, confirming that they had purchased 100 Western Union shares on his behalf, enclosing statement of account.

18 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/90

Receipt from Vickers da Costa, £500.

19 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/91-92

Letter from Vickers da Costa to WSC, information on the General Railway Signal Company.

20 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/93

Statement of WSC's London Loan account with Vickers da Costa &Co.

20 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/94

Letter from Lord McGowan to WSC, confirming that he had bought 200 General Railway Signal shares on WSC's behalf.

21 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/95-98

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, confirming that they had sold 400 Montgomery Ward shares and bought 300 Woolworth shares and 2,000 Sherwood Starr shares on his behalf.

24 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/99-101

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, acknowledging receipt of cheque for £1,000, and enclosing statement of account for sale of 400 Montgomery Ward shares and purchase of 300 Woolworth shares.

25 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/102

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, confirming purchase of 100 Western Union shares on his behalf.

26 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/103

Letter from Lord McGowan to WSC, confirming that he had sold 200 General Railway Signals shares and invested the proceeds in 400 National Light and Power shares on WSC's behalf.

31 Mar 1930
CHAR 1/217/104

Annual Report of the Simmons Company for fiscal year ending 31 December 1929 [printed].

[1930]
CHAR 1/217/105

Letter from Lloyds Bank to WSC, on tax relief for his farming losses.

02 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/106

Contract note from Vickers da Costa for purchase of 2,000 Sherwood Starr Gold Mining Co. shares.

03 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/107-108

Letter from Vickers da Costa to WSC, conforming purchase of 100 Simmons shares on his behalf, enclosing statement of account.

03 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/109

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, confirming sale of 1,000 Gaumont shares on his behalf.

03 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/110-111

Account from Vickers da Costa &Co. for purchase of 2,000 Sherwood Starr Gold Mining Co. shares.

03 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/112

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, confirming sale of 200 General Motors shares on his behalf.

10 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/113-114

Telegram from E.F. Hutton &Co., San Francisco, to WSC, giving opinions on various American stocks.

[Apr 1930]
CHAR 1/217/115

Account from Vickers da Costa &Co. for sale of 200 General Motors shares.

11 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/116

Letter from Lord McGowan to WSC, on his American investments.

14 Apr [1930]
CHAR 1/217/117

Letter from Lloyds Bank to WSC, on his income tax return.

15 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/118-119

Letter from Lloyds Bank to WSC, enclosing receipt for Life Assurance policy deposited with the Bank.

15 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/120

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, confirming transfer of 200 Woolworth shares to Lloyds Bank, to be held in safe custody for his account.

16 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/121

Circular letter from Vickers da Costa, report on performance of F.W. Woolworth &Co.

16 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/122

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, conforming sale of 300 International Nickel and 200 General Motors shares and purchase of 300 Montgomery Ward and 200 Woolworth shares on his behalf.

16 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/123

Receipt from Lloyds Bank for deposit of 200 Woolworth shares to Lloyds Bank, to be held in safe custody for his account.

16 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/124

Letter from Lloyds Bank to WSC, telling him of receipt of cheque from Curtis Brown Ltd. for £225 for the credit of his account.

16 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/125-127

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, on his trading of General Motors shares, enclosing statement of account showing a nett profit of £904 10s 9d.

17 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/128

Note by WSC on his share dealings.

[1930]
CHAR 1/217/129

Account from Vickers da Costa for purchase of 300 Montgomery Ward shares.

17 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/130-131

Letter from Vickers da Costa to WSC, quoting prices of his Canadian oil shares, and enclosing statement of his oil account, showing purchases and sales from 30 Oct 1929, with a credit balance of £550 16s 8d.

17 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/132

Account from Vickers da Costa for sale of 200 General Motors shares.

17 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/133

Account from Vickers da Costa for purchase of 200 Woolworth shares.

17 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/134

Newspaper - The Western Examiner, Calgary, containing articles on the Structure Oil Co.

19 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/135

Telegram from WSC to J.H. McLeod, asking for information about Hargal and Baltac oil companies [copy].

21 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/136

Telegram from J.H. Macleod to WSC, on activities of Hargal and Baltac oil companies.

21 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/137-138

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, confirming purchase of 300 Montgomery Ward shares, enclosing statement of account.

22 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/139

Letter from J.H. Macleod to WSC, giving "gloomy" forecast for future of Hargal and Baltac oil companies.

22 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/140

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, confirming sale of 200 International Nickel shares.

23 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/141

Letter from Vickers da Costa &Co. to WSC, on refund of £5 3s 8d tax on 700 General Motors shares.

23 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/142

Contract note from Vickers da Costa for sale of 1,000 Gaumont British Picture Corporation shares.

24 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/143

Contract note from Vickers da Costa for sale of 300 International Nickel Co. of Canada shares.

24 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/144

Account from Vickers da Costa, showing trading in Sherwood Starr Gold Mining Co. shares.

24 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/145-146

Letter from Lord McGowan to WSC, on trading in American stocks on WSC's behalf.

24 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/147-150

Letter from Lloyds Bank to WSC, on his tax return, enclosing statement on his Income and Sur Tax liability for 1928-29.

24 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/151

Letter from Vickers da Costa to WSC, on annual results of Marks and Spencer.

25 Apr 1930
CHAR 1/217/152-154

Letter from Vickers da Costa to WSC, confirming sale of 1,500 Sherwood Starr and 200 Woolworth shares, and purchase of 200 Marks &Spencer and 2,000 India Tyre shares on his behalf, enclosing statement of account.

28 Apr 1930