John Percy Burrell. Autograph letter signed to Beaton, from Glasgow.

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Has been wanting to write to Beaton, but has only just had the chance. Thanks Beaton for his beautiful costumes and writes that they were very successful. The play was very well received in Manchester. Isabel's dress is always greeted with gasps of delight from the audience. Discusses other costumes. Is delighted that Beaton is coming to Edinburgh to photograph the play. Will book Beaton a room. Discusses arrangements. They are a little anxious tonight as the truck containing the scenery was unhooked from their train at Preston and they do not know when it will arrive.

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Theatrical producer.


Theatrical producer.

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