Bundle of correspondence

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/1/365
  • Dates of Creation
      [Mar 1943]-28 Jan 1955
  • Physical Description
      9 pieces; 12 leaves.

Scope and Content

With Joan Riley, theatre director. Topics covered include: Riley's engagement at the Westminster Theatre in 1943; RD's problems at the Westminster; plans for the forthcoming season there; and obstacles preventing Riley from taking up her Westminster job. In 1955 she writes to recommend Dr Jean Johnston, an osteopath, who has had great successes with curing asthmatics, including Riley's son.

Manuscript and typescript.