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CHAR 28/111 Acquired Papers. Letters from Lady Randolph Churchill and WSC to John S Churchill.

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CHAR 28/111/1

Letter from [Lady Randolph Churchill] (Iwerne Minster House, Blandford [Dorset]) to "Jack" [John S Churchill] in which she says that she has received a letter from Colonel [John] Brabazon enclosing a letter from Sir Bindon Blood which praised WSC, commenting that "he was doing the work of 2 ordinary subalterns", and said that it was likely that WSC would be awarded the Victoria Cross or the DSO [Companion of the Distinguished Service Order]. See also CHAR 28/111/2-3. Signed manuscript.

1 folio
04 Oct [1897]
CHAR 28/111/2

Typescript copy of CHAR 28/111/1.

1 folio
[1897]
CHAR 28/111/3

Typescript copy of CHAR 28/111/1.

1 folio
[1897]
CHAR 28/111/4-7

Letter from WSC (Kisumu, British East Africa [later Kenya]) to "Jack" [John S Churchill] including: thanks for financial advice in the light of the New York crisis; his decision to accept an offer from the Strand Magazine to write 5 articles for 750 pounds; a description of wild boar hunting on [3rd] Lord Delamere's estate; the sucess of his tour and official business; discussion of where he could live and the state of a motor car belonging to "Freddy" [?Frederick Guest]. Signed typescript. Includes envelope.

4 folios
17 Nov 1907
CHAR 28/111/8

Letter of allotment relating to the issue of 100 shares in the Natural Pearl Cultivation Syndicate to Joh S Churchill. Typescript with manuscript additions.

1 folio
13 Dec 1907