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Author: Pemberton, Maryl Leigh >>
Address: 7, St. Peter's, Carshalton
Recipient: Irving, Sir Henry >>
Address: -
Date: 1905, June, 6 
Document Type: Letter (3 p.)
Content Summary: She is unknown to Irving but has seen all his plays for thirty years. She sees in the paper he is considering retiring and would like a remembrance. May she purchase the chair in which he dies in 'Waterloo'? She thanks him for the pleasure he has given.
Published: -
Notes: Irving's note at head. 'Yes, shall be delighted to beg her acceptance of the chair!'
Document Holder: THM (Reference: THM/14/9/8(1))
Ref.No: 2055    
Author: Irving, Sir Henry >>
Address: 17 Stratton Street, W
Recipient: Nevill, Lady Dorothy Fanny >>
Address: -
Date: 1905, June, 9 
Document Type: Letter
Content Summary: She said she would like to see old Gregory on Thursday morning. It will delight him to know that she is present - if she can find it convenient to come.
Published: The reminiscences of Lady Dorothy Nevill, 1906, p.253.
Notes: A performance of 'A Story of Waterloo' during his farewell season at Drury Lane.
Document Holder: Pd
Ref.No: 4676    
Author: Irving, Sir Henry >>
Address: 17, Stratton Street, Piccadilly, W.
Recipient: Nevill, Lady Dorothy Fanny >>
Address: -
Date: 1905, June, 10 
Document Type: Letter (2 p.)
Content Summary: Although Miss Nevill may not come on Thursday, he hopes she will find an escort to the theatre. He had not known if he was to play Corporal Brewster, but had begged her to accept the places.
Published: -
Notes: See Letter 4676. Irving's performance as Corporal Brewster in 'Waterloo' at the matinee for Lionel Brough at His Majesty's Theatre on 15th June was to be his last in London. A digital image of this letter is at http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/col/phl
Document Holder: HLC (Reference: Box 7, Folder 72)
Ref.No: 5561    
Author: National Association of Theatrical Employees >>
Address: 29 Wellington Street, Strand, London
Recipient: Irving, Sir Henry >>
Address: -
Date: 1905, June, 10 
Document Type: Letter
Content Summary: On behalf of members of the Association employed in stage, electric & property departments, &c. in Metropolitan, Newcastle, Glasgow, Liverpool, Leeds, Leicester, Portsmouth & Dublin theatres & music-halls they ask Irving to accept an address and silver loving cup as token of the esteem and affection of those they represent. They regard Irving as one of the most courteous and generous employers of theatrical labour in the world & wish him many years of health.
Published: -
Notes: Apparently a galley proof with printed signatures of James Cullen the President, Officers and members of the National Committee.
Document Holder: SCL (Reference: RL2/26 (Env.2)/6)
Ref.No: 7237    
Author: Irving, Sir Henry >>
Address: -
Recipient: Cullen, James >>
Address: -
Date: 1905, June, 10 
Document Type: Letter
Content Summary: He writes to thank Cullen and his colleagues once more for the proofs of sympathy and goodwill he received at the memorable gathering on the stage at Drury Lane. He is most gratified as an employer to have their good opinion. He is proud to be remembered for having done something to promote friendly relations between masters and workmen.
Published: The Era, 1905.
Notes: A press cutting; see Letter 7237. Irving had been presented with a silver loving cup by the National Association of Theatrical Employees, and as well as a speech in reply at the ceremony, sent this letter to the President, reprinted in 'The Era'.
Document Holder: THM (Reference: Brereton Collection, Gift of Miss Chevalier)
Ref.No: 8599    
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