Autograph Letter Signed – Winston Churchill
One page letter, on Admiralty stationary, dated 18th Oct. 1912. Seventeen lines handwritten in ink by Churchill when he was First Lord of the Admiralty to a Mr. Grant, responding to an inquiry.
“I am sorry that deafness interfered with your service afloat, but I understand that you are still available for shore duty, apart from your work at the college, should an emergency arise…”
Signed in full by Churchill. Faint crease from old fold. A nice early letter.
Estimated value: $3,500