Bundle of correspondence

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/1/421
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 RDS135-140.
  • Dates of Creation
      3 Jan-12 Feb 1953
  • Physical Description
      5 pieces; 6 leaves.

Scope and Content

With Donald Sutherland, dramatist, relating to his play The Guest of Honour which he would like to see produced at the Edinburgh Festival with RD in the lead role. With two letters from Eric Glass, Sutherland's manager, who forwards the play and notices to RD, and promises to pass on the news that RD is not interested in the play. In /5 he encloses a copy of his letter to Sutherland, who is apparently an old friend of RD.

Typescript with autographs of Sutherland and Glass.