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CHAR 2/165 Public and political: correspondence with Conservative and Unionist Central Office.

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CHAR 2/165/1

Letter from E J Moyle, press department, Conservative and Unionist Central Office (Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to Edward Marsh asking for a list of WSC's public engagements in February.

1 folio
17 Jan 1929
CHAR 2/165/2

Letter from Edward Marsh to E J Moyle listing WSC's public engagements in February. Carbon typescript copy.

1 folio
04 Jan 1929
CHAR 2/165/3

Letter from Edward Marsh to E J Moyle stating that WSC has no public engagements in March. Carbon typescript copy.

1 folio
18 Feb 1929
CHAR 2/165/4

Letter from E J Moyle, press department, Conservative and Unionist Central Office (Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to Edward Marsh asking for a list of WSC's public engagements in March.

1 folio
13 Feb 1929
CHAR 2/165/5

Letter from [?Josephine Cummins] to John Davidson [later Lord Davidson] giving the dates on which WSC could be available to make speeches in Liverpool or Bristol. Carbon typescript copy.

1 folio
12 Apr 1929
CHAR 2/165/6

Letter from John Davidson [later Lord Davidson] (Conservative and Unionist Central Office, Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to WSC asking him to give dates on which he could address at least four meetings during the general election campaign.

1 folio
02 Apr 1929
CHAR 2/165/7

Letter from Frank Morrish (Conservative and Unionist Central Office, Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to Josephine Cummins acknowledging the dates on which WSC has said he will be able to address meetings during the general election campaign.

1 folio
15 Apr 1929
CHAR 2/165/8

Letter from E J Moyle, press department, Conservative and Unionist Central Office (Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to Edward Marsh asking for a list of WSC's public engagements in May.

1 folio
18 Apr 1929
CHAR 2/165/9

Letter from Edward Marsh to E J Moyle listing WSC's public engagements in May. Carbon typescript copy.

1 folio
19 Apr 1929
CHAR 2/165/10

Letter from George Godwin, secretary of the National Association of Conservative and Unionist Associations (Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to [WSC] asking him to fill in CHAR 2/165/11 if he wishes to attend a meeting in the Royal Albert Hall to be addressed by [Stanley Baldwin, later Lord Baldwin]. Annotated: "you are speaking at Chingford".

1 folio
19 Apr 1929
CHAR 2/165/11

Form for indicating the intention to attend a meeting at the Royal Albert Hall to be addressed by [Stanley Baldwin, later Lord Baldwin]. Sent with CHAR 2/165/10.

1 folio
[Apr] [1929]
CHAR 2/165/12

Note that Conservative central office have been informed that the film trade are supporting the Liberal candidate in WSC's constituency.

1 folio
[Apr] [1929]
CHAR 2/165/13

Notes by WSC and Edward Marsh on the desire of Conservative Central Office that WSC make a speech on film. Typescript and manuscript. Carbon copies at CHAR 2/165/14 and CHAR 2/165/15.

1 folio
25 Apr 1929 - 29 Apr 1929
CHAR 2/165/14

Carbon copy of CHAR 2/165/13 without the annotations.

1 folio
25 Apr 1929
CHAR 2/165/15

Carbon copy of CHAR 2/165/13 without the annotations.

1 folio
25 Apr 1929
CHAR 2/165/16-17

Letter from [WSC] to John Davidson [later Lord Davidson] advising the publication of the Inter-Departmental Committee Report on David Lloyd-George's pamphlet and on the Melchet Report. Carbon typescript copy.

2 folios
28 Apr 1929
CHAR 2/165/18

Letter from P K Wilson, films department, Conservative and Unionist Central Office (Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to Edward Marsh enclosing CHAR 2/165/19.

1 folio
16 May 1929
CHAR 2/165/19

Letter from F Browett, managing director of British Talking Pictures Ltd (Raglan Gardens, Wembley Park, Middlesex) to P K Wilson, films department, Conservative and Unionist Central Office (Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) asserting that exhibitors in Britain and the colonies will be happy to show a film of WSC making a non-political speech after the election. Copy sent with CHAR 2/165/18.

1 folio
14 May 1929
CHAR 2/165/20

Letter from John Davidson [later Lord Davidson] (Conservative and Unionist Central Office, Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to WSC thanking him for his note about [?James] Caird and promising not to lose sight of his name.

1 folio
17 May 1929
CHAR 2/165/21

Note referring to CHAR 2/165/22-23: "this seems to have blown over for a time".

1 folio
07 Aug 1928
CHAR 2/165/22-23

Letter from Sir Patrick Gower (Conservative and Unionist Central Office, Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to James Grigg asking if a time and place can be fixed for WSC to make a speech on Phonofilm.

2 folios
31 Jul 1928
CHAR 2/165/24

Letter from Sir Patrick Gower (Conservative and Unionist Central Office, Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to James Grigg asking if a definite arrangement can be made for WSC to give a speech on Phonofilm. Annotated by WSC "this must stand over for the present".

1 folio
30 Apr 1928
CHAR 2/165/25-26

Letter from W A Gales (Conservative and Unionist Central Office, Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to Edward Marsh reviewing the electoral history of Kent since 1885.

2 folios
26 Apr 1929
CHAR 2/165/27

Letter from Frank Morrish (Conservative and Unionist Central Office, Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to Edward Marsh on the dates for speeches by WSC at West Fulham [London] and Liverpool.

1 folio
04 May 1929
CHAR 2/165/28

Note of the dates for speeches by WSC at West Fulham [London] and Liverpool.

1 folio
[May] [1929]
CHAR 2/165/29

Letter from P K Wilson, films department, Conservative and Unionist Central Office (Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to Edward Marsh enclosing CHAR 2/165/30, commenting on the loss of sound on WSC's filmed speech and hoping that he will agree to make another.

1 folio
06 May 1929
CHAR 2/165/30

Letter from M R Fraser, studio manager of British Talking Pictures Ltd (Raglan Gardens, Wembley Park, Middlesex) to P K Wilson, films department, Conservative and Unionist Central Office (Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) asking for a second opportunity to film WSC making a speech because the results of the first attempt were technically unsatisfactory. Sent with CHAR 2/165/29.

1 folio
06 May 1929
CHAR 2/165/31

Letter from Frank Morrish (Conservative and Unionist Central Office, Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to WSC asking whether he will address a meeting in Darlington [County Durham].

1 folio
30 Sep 1929
CHAR 2/165/32

Letter from Frank Morrish (Conservative and Unionist Central Office, Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to WSC asking whether he will address a meeting in Frome [Somerset].

1 folio
09 Oct 1929
CHAR 2/165/33

Letter from Frank Morrish (Conservative and Unionist Central Office, Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to Patrick Buchan-Hepburn [later Lord Hailes] on meetings in Somerset and Darlington [County Durham] which it is hoped WSC will address.

1 folio
16 Oct 1929
CHAR 2/165/34

Letter from [? Josephine Cummins] to Frank Morrish (Conservative and Unionist Central Office, Palace Chambers, [London]) stating that WSC cannot give speeches in Somerset or Thornbury [Gloucestershire] and wishes to delay a decision on whether to accept an invitation to address a meeting in Darlington [County Durham]. Carbon typescript copy.

1 folio
08 Nov 1929
CHAR 2/165/35

Letter from Frank Morrish (Conservative and Unionist Central Office, Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to WSC asking whether he can address a meeting in Hull [Yorkshire].

1 folio
08 Nov 1929
CHAR 2/165/36

Letter from W A Gales (Conservative and Unionist Central Office, Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to WSC asking for his subscription as a vice president of the Home Counties Association of Conservative and Unionist Agents.

1 folio
12 Nov 1929
CHAR 2/165/37

Letter from[? Josephine Cummins] to Frank Morrish ([Conservative and Unionist Central Office], Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) stating that WSC cannot yet give a definite answer to the invitation to speak at Hull [Yorkshire]. Carbon typescript copy.

1 folio
13 Nov 1929
CHAR 2/165/38

Letter from [Patrick Buchan Hepburn, later Lord Hailes] to John Davidson [later Lord Davidson] stating that WSC does not feel able to speak at the bye-elections in Kilmarnock [Ayrshire, Scotland] and Tamworth [Staffordshire]. Carbon typescript copy.

1 folio
18 Nov 1929
CHAR 2/165/39

Letter from John Davidson [later Lord Davidson] (Conservative and Unionist Central Office (Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to WSC passing on requests that he speak at the Kilmarnock [Ayrshire, Scotland] and Tamworth [Staffordshire] bye-elections.

1 folio
14 Nov 1929
CHAR 2/165/40

Letter from Sir Patrick Gower (Conservative and Unionist Central Office (Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) to WSC enclosing a memorandum on the situation in Egypt [not present].

1 folio
23 Dec 1929
CHAR 2/165/41

Letter from [? Josephine Cummins] to Sir Patrick Gower (Conservative and Unionist Central Office (Palace Chambers, Westminster, [London]) thanking him for a memorandum on the situation in Egypt and returning it. Carbon typescript copy.

1 folio
26 Dec 1929