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Author: Irving, Sir Henry >>
Address: Imperial Hotel, Torquay
Recipient: Brereton, Austin >>
Address: 13 York Chambers, Adelphi, London, W.C.
Date: [1905], April, 17 
Document Type: Letter (2 p.)
Content Summary: He remarks humorously on a 'Sunday Sun' article. Those hastening from the gifted manager's lecture on 'Hamlet' (which no one had ever heard of) is worthy of MPs who used to rush from the House to be in time for Mark Anthony's oration. How do they get into the papers and who is the ass on the 'S.Sun'? No reflection on the Revd Mr Blathwayt. He will be back on Thursday.
Published: -
Notes: With envelope supplying the year. The lecturer is probably Harry (H.B.) Irving; see Letter 5498.
Document Holder: THM (Reference: THM/14/9/8(2))
Ref.No: 1445    
Author: Irving, Sir Henry >>
Address: West Strand [PO], London
Recipient: Lloyd-Davies, William Allan >>
Address: Mountfield [Road], Whampton [Wolverhampton]
Date: 1905, Apr., 30(?) 
Document Type: Telegram
Content Summary: "Love and greeting dear friend. Your kindly act [i ... ?] helped to achieve a triumph. Irving"
Published: 'First Knight', Vol 15, no.2, pp31-35.
Notes: Date stamped: AP3(?)0 05. Dr Lloyd Davies had given Irving a strychnine injection in Wolverhampton so that he could give his last two scheduled performances. After recuperating in Torquay and Tintagel Irving returned to London to play at Drury Lane Theatre, beginnining with 'Becket' on 29th April 1905. Bram Stoker sent a telegram from Bradford on 14/10/05 notifying Lloyd-Davies of Irving's death.
Document Holder: Pd
Ref.No: 8197    
Author: Irving, Sir Henry >>
Address: 17 Stratton Street, Piccadilly, W
Recipient: Brereton, Austin >>
Address: -
Date: 1905, [May?] 
Document Type: Letter (2 p.)
Content Summary: He hopes soon to talk things over - hearty thanks. He is told that Wibley in 'The Onlooker' says that Shylock was his only Shakespeare part. He supposes Hamlet, Richard, Iago and Benedick are forgotten!
Published: -
Notes: Negative photocopy; typewritten transcript in THM/37/1/45. Irving's choice of his own parts omits Macbeth and Lear.
Document Holder: THM (Reference: THM/37/7/2)
Ref.No: 1446    
Author: Irving, Sir Henry >>
Address: 17 Stratton Street, Piccadilly, W.
Recipient: James, Eleanor Mary >>
Address: -
Date: 1905, May, 2 
Document Type: Letter (1 p.)
Content Summary: He thanks her for her welcome and loving greeting. He is glad to tell her all goes well and sends affectionate remembrance.
Published: -
Notes: Addressed "My dear friend" and very likely to Mrs James.
Document Holder: THM (Reference: THM/14/9/8(3))
Ref.No: 4318    
Author: Irving, Sir Henry >>
Address: Mayfair P.O.
Recipient: Ashwell, Lena >>
Address: New Theatre, St Martin's Lane
Date: 1905, May, 2 3.10
Document Type: Telegram
Content Summary: Love & best wishes for triumph that night.
Published: -
Notes: Lena Ashwell was to star in 'Leah Kleschna' by C.M.S. McLellan.
Document Holder: THM (Reference: THM/14/9)
Ref.No: 5018    
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