Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Victor and Mary Sheppard

Letter No.: 
VWL4376
Jan 3 [1950]

The White Gates
Dorking

Dear Mr & Mrs Sheppard
The lovely pencils arrived safely - they are just the right softness. Thankyou very much.
Also the lovely glace fruits - and the almonds & raisins which I have not eaten for years.1
Good luck to you both
Yrs
R Vaughan Williams


1. The Sheppards were in South Africa and regularly sent parcels to the VWs after the war, including soft pencils for VW to use for his music writing.

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MS Mus. 1737, f.32
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Postmark 4 Jan 1950

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Letter