Bundle of correspondence

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/1/25
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 RDB1-7.
  • Dates of Creation
      22 Apr 1941-4 Jun 1946
  • Physical Description
      7 pieces; 11 leaves.

Scope and Content

With Alan Firman Badel (1923-1982), actor. Topics covered include: his gratitude to RD for taking interest in him as a "raw beginner" in 1941; his lack of confidence as a stage actor; RD's advice to him and reminiscences about his own early days; Badel's admiration for Goodbye, Mr. Chips.

Manuscript and typescript.