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CHAR 28/80 Acquired Papers. Letters to Lady Randolph Churchill from CSC. All items are manuscript and signed unless otherwise described.

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CHAR 28/80/1

Letter from "Clem" [CSC](Admiralty, Whitehall) to "B M" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which she asks for 5 yards of velvet to match her coat but requests that she should be allowed to pay for it.

1 folio
c 1910
CHAR 28/80/2

Letter from "Clemmie"[CSC](Admiralty, Whitehall) to "B M" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which she apologises for not being able to keep a luncheon engagement as she is being photographed with the children in an evening gown, invites her to tea with Clare Sheridan and thanks her for the present of liqueur glasses.

1 folio
c 1911
CHAR 28/80/3

Letter from Clementine [CSC](33 Eccelston Square [London]) to "B M" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which she says that she is sorry that she is "so unhappy", says that she hasn't seen WSC since his meeting with "G" [George Cornwallis West] and that WSC is occupied in the House of Commons with the passage of the Parliament Bill.

1 folio
[1911]
CHAR 28/80/4

Letter from "Clemmie" [CSC](Admiralty, Whitehall) to "B M" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which she says that the children have bronchitis, expresses sympathy that she has influenza, comments "as for poor Winston [WSC] his sorrows &anxieties are known to you by the halfpenny Press" and says hat she hopes that she is enjoying her stay with Madame van Andre.

1 folio
29 Jan [1912]
CHAR 28/80/5

Letter from "Clemmie" [CSC](Pear Tree Cottage, Overstrand, Norfolk) to "B M" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which she says that she is glad that [Lady Randolph] is going to come and stay with her, comments on the poor weather and the crisis in Europe, and expresses anxiety at the possibility that "Jack" [John S Churchill] and "Goonie" [Gwendeline Churchill] may be financially affected by the situation in Europe.

1 folio
30 Jul [1912]
CHAR 28/80/6-7

Letter from "Clemmie" [CSC](Admiralty Yacht "Between Portsmouth [Hampshire] and Queenstown [South Africa]") to "B M" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which she says that she hopes that [Lady Randolph] is better; describes her stay on the "Enchantress"; comments that Diana [Churchill, later Diana Bailey and Diana Sandys] is enjoying herself; and reports that WSC has been flying twice and that she has flown once with Lieutenant Spenser Grey.

2 folios
c 1912
CHAR 28/80/8

Letter from Clementine [CSC](Admiralty, Whitehall) to "B M" [Lady Randolph Churchill] in which she apologises for losing her temper, explains that it was because [Lady Randolph] appeared to ignore "Goonie" [Gwendeline Churchill], and invites her to dine with WSC.

1 folio
c 1913
CHAR 28/80/9

Letter from Clementine [CSC](Admiralty, Whitehall) to "B M" [Lady Randolph Churchill] discussing fur hats and thanking her for the present of a coat.

1 folio
c 1912
CHAR 28/80/10

Letter from "Clemmie" [CSC] to "B M" [Lady Randolph Churchill] thanking her for the roses and describing her baby [Sarah Churchill, later Sarah Oliver, Sarah Beauchamp and Sarah, Lady Audley] as "another little "Winstona" with fiery hair".

1 folio
[07] [Oct] [1914]