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VWL1431 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Iris Lemare

(Forgive wartime paper)

Dear Iris

It was very good to have news of you - why not stick to farming? - there are not many people who...

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VWL1442 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Iris Lemare

My dear Iris1

There seem to be several shadowy schemes - but nothing seems to materialize.
(1) I believe the I.S.M. were...

19401004
VWL1467 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mary Glasgow

Dear Miss Glasgow1

Many thanks for your letter.
I have already had a talk with Mr. [Tom] Harrison and have written him a...

19401102
VWL5087 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Jean Stewart

My most sweet & belovedest Jean
I am dreadfully distressed to hear from Ursula that you have been very ill - I do hope you are better now...

19410310
VWL3679 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Michael Mullinar

Dear Michael

I shall love to have C.K.1 for my Godson.  But I cannot promise to carry out all the prayer book says!
All my...

19410623
VWL4127 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Christopher le Fleming

Dear le Fleming
But I must just say 'thank you' which I do from my heart.
I see you are playing for CEMA.1
yrs
R...

19420705
VWL1795 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mary Glasgow

Confidential

Dear Miss Glasgow1

Here is my promised cantankerous letter.
It concerns a letter which was sent...

19430731
VWL1799 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mary Glasgow

Dear Miss Glasgow

Thank you for your helpful answer to my letter1
- We shall probably discuss these things at our September...

19430815
VWL1858 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mary Glasgow

Dear Miss Glasgow

I hope there will be an opportunity at the next Council meeting of discussing the “village concert” question now that has...

19440108
VWL1860 Letter from Ralph Vaughan Williams to Mary Glasgow

Dear Miss Glasgow

Many thanks for your letter.
February 1, 8, 15 and 22 (Tuesday) are all possible for me - but I should prefer either...

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