Copy letter and reply

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/1/433
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 RDT23-24.
  • Dates of Creation
      3-6 Mar 1953
  • Physical Description
      2 pieces.

Scope and Content

Copy letter from RD to David Tomlinson (1917-2000), actor, thanking him for his Desert Island Disks programme, and commenting that he has not yet seen The Magic Box, "so the masterly scene we created together still remains a figment of the imagination"; with Tomlinson's reply, in which he invites RD for supper and looks forward to seeing him again at the Old Vic [in Murder in the Cathedral].

Manuscript and typescript.