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Lot Description

Mixed ephemera lot: comprising a hand written letter on headed paper, “78 Pall Mall, SW1, Tel Whitehall 1927 and dated November 1940”, “I have heard of the magnificent services the Voluntary Workers are rendering in the Southern region of the YMCA and wish to convey to all my sincerest congratulations on the wonderful work they are doing and how proud of their achievements. I know the difficulties they have to contend with and the sacrifices the work entails. I send my heartfelt good wishes in the continuation of their labours. May God bless and guide you all. (Signed) Helena Victoria”, together with a typed note on National YMCA War Service fund letterhead dated 1940 and signed President, YMCA, Divisional Women’s Auxiliary, an identity card from the Army Blood Transfusion Service named to Wren Barnes, SE, WRNS Quarters, Dorchester Road, Weymouth, Dorset and dated 20/4/45, a National Registration 1915 identity card named to Marian Elizabeth LeCocq and stamped City of London 1915, together with a National Ration Book (B) named to the same, a signed black and white photograph, Elizabeth II Coronation programme, a Maxims menu, a Guernsey facsimile newsletter dated 1805 and another for 1815 and a theatre programme for “The Circle” and signed by John McCallum and Googie Withers (qty)

Est. Price £30 - £40

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