2 December 2003
CHURCHILL, Sir W.L.S. Autograph letter signed ('Winston S. Churchill') to Victor, 2nd Earl of Lytton, 105 Mount Street, 1 February 1902, one page, 8°.
CONGRATULATIONS ON VICTOR'S ENGAGEMENT TO PAMELA, wishing them 'all the happiness & good fortune which wit & beauty deserve when they combine to share the inheritance of the future', and trusting that he will always be counted 'among your most devoted friends'.
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