Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Diana Awdry

Letter No.: 
VWL1116
Dec 31 [1936]

The White Gates,
Westcott Road,
Dorking.

Dear Diana

Those lovely handkerchiefs - & my initials on each. What fun if we meet at Bristol.
If you see Lady Goodrich1 will you tell her that my mother is really slightly better - she was very ill last week - but really now seems mending.2
Love from

Uncle Ralph


1.  Lady Adeline Goodrich, widow of Sir James Goodrich, who lived in Stinchcombe and would have been a neighbour of Diana Awdry.
2.  On Mrs Vaughan Williams's illness see R.V.W.: a biography, p.212-13

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Shelfmark of original letter: 
MS Mus. 1752/2/1/2, ff. 66-67
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Format: 
Letter
Original database number: 
361231