Finding Number (Click this to view full catalogue structure)US27/50
TitleGordon Bottomley Silverdale, Carnforth, to Nicoll
Extent1 item
Date13 March 1938
DescriptionHis mother died three days ago. His debt to her and his grief. Bichersteth has obtained the Aberdeen chair; Bottomley believes that this was unfair and due to contacts. Barry Jackson has quarrelled with Malvern Corporation and withdrawn from the Malvern Festival. Both sides of the quarrel presented. Jackson has seemed listless over the past few years. He will not like George Bernard Shaw's support of Malvern Corporation. Maybe Jackson will leave the theatre altogether. Bottomley and his wife are sailing for Greece in April. He sends a book containing his first comedy [Midsummer eve?]
Access StatusOpen


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