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Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)COW/4/I/2/206
TitleCourtneidge, Cicely
Extent11 items
Date[mid-20th century]
DescriptionCorrespondence from Cicely Courtneidge, signed 'Cis' [born 1893 and died 1980, English actress and comedienne].

1/ Transcript of a letter from Cicely Courtneidge of 15 South Audley Street, London, dated Monday. Letter is addressed to 'Noel darling'. Invites Noel to a meal and a drink.

2/ Transcript of a letter from Cicely Courtneidge of 15 South Audley Street, London, dated Sunday. Letter is addressed to 'Dearest Noel'. Thanks Noel for offering her comfort when she needed it the most.

3/ Transcript of a letter from Cicely Courtneidge of 15 South Audley Street, London, dated Wednesday. Letter is addressed to 'Noel Darling'. Asks if Noel could be her guest star in a new series she is starting.

4/ Transcript of a letter from Cicely Courtneidge of 15 South Audley Street, Mayfair, dated June 1952. Letter is addressed to 'Noel darling'. She has started writing her autobiography and would like Noel to help her refresh her memory about things she may have forgotten.

5/ Transcript of a letter from Cicely Courtneidge of 15 South Audley Street, Mayfair, dated 25th June 1954. Letter is addressed to 'Dearest Noel'. Apologises for not attending Noel’s show. She was not feeling well.

6/ Transcript of a letter from Cicely Courtneidge of 18A Charles Street, dated 20th October 1958. Letter is addressed to 'My dearest Noel'. She has been on tour with ‘The Bride and the Bachelor’. Is sorry to have missed Noel when he was in London.

7/ Transcript of a letter from Cicely Courtneidge of Morecambe, dated 25th November. Letter is addressed to 'Noel Darling'. Introduces Noel to Dennis Wood and asks if Noel can see him.

8/ Transcript of a letter from Cicely Courtneidge of 18A Charles Street, London, dated 5th May 1961. Letter is addressed to 'My Dearest Noel'. Speaks highly of Peter Haddon, her brother-in-law. She feels Peter deserve's official recognition for his work and would like Noel's support in this.

9/ Transcript of a letter from Cicely Courtneidge of 18A Charles Street, dated 26th May 1961. Letter is addressed to 'Dearest Noel'. A short letter thanking Noel for replying to her.

10/ Transcript of a letter from Cicely Courtneidge if 18a Charles Street, dated 17th September 1962. Letter is addressed to 'Dearest Noel'. She feel's Peter's loss. Thanks Noel for writing to her.

11/ Transcript of a letter from Cicely Courtneidge of 15 South Audley Street, London, dated 10th July. Letter is addressed to 'Noel Darling'. Thanks Noel for the lovely tribute he gave her on her programme. She heard it recently on the BBC.
NotesFormer reference: Section I Personal Correspondence of Noël Coward, Box 1
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