Bundle of correspondence

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/1/116
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 RDD3-7.
  • Dates of Creation
      13 Sep [1944?]-17 Feb 1947
  • Physical Description
      5 pieces.

Scope and Content

With Sir Peter Lauderdale Daubeny (1921-1975), theatrical impresario, relating to: a telegram of good wishes received from RD; three plays sent to RD in 1944 (Sigh No More by Margaret Kennedy; Lovers' Meeting by Leslie Arliss and Eleanor Smith, and Consider Your Verdict by Kenneth Horne) which he returns; and his return of the script for The Glass Menagerie in 1947, in which he is unable to see anyone but an American actor succeeding.

Dated at: London

Manuscript and typescript.