Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Cranleigh Choral Society

Letter No.: 
VWL5139
Nov 2 [1945]

The White Gates
Dorking

Dear Mr. Jackson,
I shall be happy to accept your kind invitation to continue my Presidency of the Cranleigh Choral Society.
As regards the Leith Hill Festival we have continued the concerts though not the competitions throughout the war.  If you want further particulars please write to the Hon Sec Miss Cullen North Acre, Westcott, Dorking.
Yours sincerely
R Vaughan Williams

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Transcription taken from image on webpage of Cranleigh Choral Society: their note reads "At the first General Meeting of the Society held after the war on 19 October 1945 he was re-elected unanimously.  An undated letter from Dr Ralph Vaughan Williams, accepting the invitation to continue as President, is assumed to be from around this time".  VW was President of the Society, 1938-1958.
Signed by VW.

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