30 October 1992,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 90
GBP 100 - GBP 150
WINSTON SPENCER CHURCHILL (1874-1965)
A red British Railways paper napkin signed in ball pen 'W.S. Churchill', 8¼ x 8in.
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The vendor's father was a steward for British Railways and acquired this autograph whilst Churchill was taking luncheon in the restaurant car.
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