Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams

Letter No.: 
Jan 13th 1913,

13 Cheyne Walk
London S.W.

Mr W. Percy Merrick of Elvetham Shepperton Middlesex can claim from me half the royalties payable to me by Messrs Novello (or any other persons to whom they may assign their rights) on the book "Folk songs from Sussex" collected by W. Percy Merrick and arranged by R. Vaughan Williams.
and after my death he may claim half the royalties from anyone to whom such royalties are payable
Ralph Vaughan Williams

Location of original letter:

Shelfmark of original letter: 
MS Mus. 1714/1/4, ff.124-125
General notes: 

In an envelope labelled in the hand of VW 'Note of W. P Merricks claim to royalties on "Folk-songs from Sussex'