Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mrs Lewis Crow

Letter No.: 
VWL4042
Oct 16 [1952?]

The White Gates
Dorking

Dear Mrs Crow
Thankyou both for your letter - & for remembering my birthday. It is sad never to see your dear & pretty young people brightening Westcott Road now - But I hope they are happy.
As regards Mr Crow's very kind offer of a birthday present - If he could really spare the services of his typist for an hour or two I shd be very grateful if she wd really like to come - I have had 120 telegrams besides many letters!1
Any day next week except Wednesday is free for me
Yrs sincerely
R Vaughan Williams


1. Possibly just after VW's 80th birthday, when he had received many congratulations. The Crows were neighbours of VW.

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R136/7
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Year from context.

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