Posts Tagged "Clementine"

CHURCHILL EXHIBITION IN JAPAN 1965, MALNICHCI SHIMBUN-SHA, VIRGINIA COWLES

Posted on Oct 11, 2012

CHURCHILL EXHIBITION IN JAPAN 1965, MALNICHCI SHIMBUN-SHA, VIRGINIA COWLES

A photographic record of a tribute to Sir Winston Churchill KG which was mounted as part of the British Exhibition, Tokyo, 1965. The script was written by Virginia Cowles. The architect…

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WINSTON CHURCHILL: 2 Signed Letters to Nightingall, (Horse Trainer) + 7 Photos

Posted on Aug 20, 2012

WINSTON CHURCHILL: 2 Signed Letters to Nightingall, (Horse Trainer) + 7 Photos

Two typed letters signed by Churchill to his race horse trainer Walter Nightingall, one dated 13th September 1949 on Chartwell letterhead and the second 15th April 1954 on 10 Downing Street letterhead,  along with 7 photographs of Churchill…

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Cartier Gold Fountain Pen

Posted on Feb 3, 2012

Cartier Gold Fountain Pen

This gold fountain pen belonged to Mr. Bernard Baruch, a close and trusted friend of Sir Winston Churchill. It was given to him by Sir Winston’s son, Randolph Churchill. The inscription on the pen reads: The Boss from that grateful journalist R. S. C. The significance of the words, “The Boss”, is explained here…

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Facsimile Autographs – Winston Churchill

Posted on Jan 21, 2012

Facsimile Autographs – Winston Churchill

Facsimile (printed) notes.
Thousands of these notes were printed and mailed to Churchill well-wishers who had sent greetings on his birthday or some other such occasion.

Buyers beware: I’ve seen many instances of sellers stating that these facsimile signatures are the real thing, authentic Churchill letters with his signature, and charge accordingly.

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Silver Salver – Silver Card Tray – Wedding Gift to Winston & Clementine Churchill

Posted on Jan 10, 2012

Silver Salver – Silver Card Tray – Wedding Gift to Winston & Clementine Churchill

Beautifully engraved, “To Winston and Clementine on the occasion of their Marriage 12th September 1908″.
This item came from Mentmore Towers, the estate of the 6th Earl of Rosebery, who’s father…

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Admiral Sir Roger Keyes Visitors’ Book – Winston Churchill’s Signature

Posted on Jan 9, 2012

Admiral Sir Roger Keyes Visitors’ Book – Winston Churchill’s Signature

This visitors’ book was a wedding gift to Sir Roger Keyes and his wife Eva (nee Bowlby) in 1906. Entries by important Royal, Political and Military figures outline their married life up until Lady Keyes’ funeral in 1973. Admiral Sir Roger Keyes died in 1945. This Art Nouveau decorated vellum bound book…

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