Christmas

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VWL3115 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Gilmour Jenkins

Some clothing seems necessary1
with love from Ralph

Xmas 1954


1. On the back of a postcard depicting Lucas...

19541225
VWL4893 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Dear Maud,
Thank you very much for the lovely handkerchief and the carol.
Now to business. You may remember that you wrote me a letter...

19541225
VWL2924 Letter from Ursula Vaughan Williams to Michael and Eslyn Kennedy

Dear Michael & Eslyn,

We love having your picture - and I must say for once, it is a photograph that does you both justice.  We are all...

19541225
VWL2747 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Major General Robert Lock and Beryl Lock

My dear Ursula’s parents,

What wonderful chocolates: I shan’t dare to face the weighing machine for weeks. 
I do hope that Beryl is...

19531226
VWL4916 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Maud Karpeles

Dear Maud
My wits want shaping badly & I can look at your pencil for inspiration
I am so sorry you cd not come to the...

19531225
VWL2523 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Frank Merrick

Dear Merrick1

Your letter puts me in a difficulty. I throughly2 mistrust these so-called “Peace” movements. I know...

19521027
VWL4271 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Eva Hornstein

My Dear Eva
Thankyou for your lovely Christmas card
- is that a snow-man. I am afreaid the sun will melt him
Love from Uncle Ralph...

19511227
VWL2334 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Dorothy Wallis

My Dear Dorothy

Thank you for your lovely Xmas present.
If I smoke a cigarette whenever I think of you I shall have to smoke a lot!...

19511225
VWL4353 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Victor and Mary Sheppard

My dear Friends
Than you very much for your wonderful Christmas presents which I fear will be demolished long before Christmas, but you...

19511205
VWL542 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Victor and Mary Sheppard

All good wishes
from R & AMVW

19501201

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