Bundle of correspondence

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 FRD1/1/209
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 RDH109-115.
  • Dates of Creation
      23 Apr-13 May 1946
  • Physical Description
      6 pieces; 7 leaves.

Scope and Content

With John E. Horwell, crime journalist. RD writes to Horwell after reading his series on 'The Detection of Crime' in the Sunday Express; he refers to a burglary at his own home, and his suspicions that the thieves had received information from a contact at the local police station. He asks for Horwell's advice on this. /5 is a copy letter from RD to the editor of the Sunday Express.

Dated at: London

Manuscript and typescript.