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CHAR 1/222 Personal: Correspondence.

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CHAR 1/222/1

Letter from Bernard M. Baruch to WSC, asking for reasons why the Treasury had never taxed capital accretion, suggesting the introduction of a Capital Gains Tax between 5 and 7 per cent, also on RSC's lecture tour of America.

06 Jan 1931
CHAR 1/222/2

Telegram from WSC to Bernard M. Baruch, on CSC's visit to America to "retrieve Randolph" [copy].

21 Jan 1931
CHAR 1/222/3-7

Letter from Randolph S. Churchill to WSC, on his lecture tour of America, and on WSC's stand on India, hoping that by the time of his return to Britain "the Tories will have come to their senses and you will be leader of the party.

03 Feb 1931
CHAR 1/222/8

Letter from Freddy, 2nd Lord Birkenhead to WSC, on contract with Butterworth to write the life of his father, and on his disgust at articles in the Daily Mail on the book, in spite of the proprietor, Lord Rothermere's claim of friendship with 1st Lord Birkenhead.

20 Feb 1931
CHAR 1/222/9

Letter from WSC to Lord Birkenhead, congratulations on securing contract for the life of his father, pointing out that the articles on the book in the Daily Mail had been written in a "perfectly friendly spirit" and that the proprietor of the paper, Lord Rothermere was an important subscriber to the Birkenhead Memorial Fund [carbon].

23 Feb 1931
CHAR 1/222/10-11

Letter from Randolph S. Churchill to WSC, on the success of CSC's visit to America, and her imminent return to Britain, also on the postponement of his own return as things had not gone well in the previous month "I am determined not to come home, as you predicted the night before I left, with my tail between my legs", and on the rumours of his engagement, asking to be allowed to make his own decision about whether to marry or not.

28 Mar 1931
CHAR 1/222/12

Telegram from Bernard M. Baruch to WSC, on his delight at being able to look after CSC during her visit to the U.S.A.

30 Jan 1931
CHAR 1/222/13

Letter from Pamela, Lady Lytton to WSC, invitation to her daughter Davidema's wedding to Lord Erle, asking him to give her a signed copy of one of his books as a wedding present.

09 Jul 1931
CHAR 1/222/14

Letter from Dr John Martin to WSC, on the health of his secretary, Violet Pearman.

19 Jul 1931
CHAR 1/222/15

Letter from Violet Pearman to WSC, on her health, and return to work.

22 Jul 1931
CHAR 1/222/16

Letter from the P.S. to WSC to Dr John Martin, asking when Violet Pearman would be able to return to work [carbon].

28 Jul 1931
CHAR 1/222/17

Letter from Dr John Martin to WSC, on the health of his secretary, Violet Pearman, who would be able to return to work after a "reasonable holiday".

17 Aug 1931
CHAR 1/222/18

Letter from Randolph S. Churchill to WSC on his finances, responding to WSC's criticism of his extravagance.

06 Nov 1931
CHAR 1/222/19

Letter from Randolph S. Churchill to WSC, asking for advance of £100 from his January allowance because of his difficulties with the bank.

20 Nov 1931
CHAR 1/222/20-21

Telegram from F A Lindemann [later 1st Lord Cherwell] to WSC, with sympathy on his road accident in New York [United States]. [See CHAR 1/399B/151 for WSC's telegram].

31 Dec 1931
CHAR 1/222/22

WSC's engagement diary.

1931
CHAR 1/222/23-24

Letter from Sir Shane Leslie to WSC, on the financial difficulties of Hugh Frewen, and other members of the Frewen family, especially Moreton and Clara.

05 Jan 1931
CHAR 1/222/25

Letter from The Duke of Windsor to WSC, thanks for copy of book on the Great War, also asking for meeting before WSC's visit to America.

17 Nov 1931
CHAR 1/222/26-27

Telegram from Sarah, Lady Audley to WSC, wishing bon voyage for visit to U.S.A.

04 Dec 1931
CHAR 1/222/28

Telegram from WSC, CSC and Diana Churchill to Sarah. Lady Audley, announcing safe arrival in New York [copy].

12 Dec 1931
CHAR 1/222/29

Telegram from WSC, CSC and Diana Churchill to Sarah, Lady Audley, Christmas greetings [copy].

24 Dec 1931
CHAR 1/222/30

Telegram from WSC, CSC and Diana Churchill to Jack and Goonie Churchill, Christmas greetings [copy].

24 Dec 1931
CHAR 1/222/31

Telegram from WSC, CSC and Diana Churchill to Randolph Churchill, Christmas greetings [copy].

24 Dec 1931
CHAR 1/222/32

Telegram from RSC to WSC, asking for message of support for Philip Snowden's appeal on behalf of the Wireless for the Blind Fund.

22 Dec 1931
CHAR 1/222/33

Telegram from WSC to Randolph Churchill, message of support for Philip Snowden's appeal on behalf of the Wireless for the Blind Fund.

23 Dec 1931
CHAR 1/222/34-35

Telegram from WSC and CSC to Sarah, Lady Audley, cabling a belated Christmas present of £5 [copy].

28 Dec 1931
CHAR 1/222/36-37

Letter from Hugo Baring to WSC, thanks for letter of sympathy on the death of his wife, Lady Evelyn.

13 Feb 1931
CHAR 1/222/38-43

Letter from Sir Roy Harrod, Christ Church, Oxford, to WSC, on Randolph Churchill's possible return to Oxford to complete his degree.

[1931]
CHAR 1/222/44-45

Letter from Lord Wimborne to WSC, on his dispute with Sir Philip Sassoon over French House, Lympne.

20 Jan 1931
CHAR 1/222/46

Letter from Trower &Co., Solicitors, to Nicholl, Manisty &Co., Solicitors, on Lord Wimborne's dispute with Sir Philip Sassoon over French House, Lympne [copy].

19 Jan 1931
CHAR 1/222/47-48

Letter from Sir Philip Sassoon to WSC, on dispute with Lord Wimborne over over French House, Lympne.

22 Jan [1931]
CHAR 1/222/49-50

Letter from Lord Wimborne to WSC, on his dispute with Sir Philip Sassoon over French House, Lympne.

27 Jan 1931
CHAR 1/222/51-52

Letter from Sarah, Lady Audley to WSC, on her stay in Paris, and offering sympathy on his motor accident in New York.

16 Dec 1931
CHAR 1/222/53-54

Letter from Randolph S. Churchill to WSC, on his recovery following motor accident in New York.

22 Dec 1931