Dec 15 Wednesday A.G.'s 8Oth birthday.[RG]

Jenny had an audition with Noel Coward but a voice was needed: so nothing.
Laura & I Christmas-shopped in Regent Street & I got me three shirts and we had lunch at Fullers.
Margaret Russell came to tea & supper.
Laura finished her poem about Christmas which has occupied her for 3 days.
Finished Ch [Chapter] XXIV (12 pp [pages] more)[RG]
Still another to go.

Hands Referenced

    • Annotation: ink correction
    • Character: regular
    • Ink: black

Places Mentioned

  • Regent St.

    Westminster, London, England

People Mentioned

  • Laura

    Riding,Laura
    (1901-91) American poet. Laura Riding (née Reichenthal; then Laura Gottschalk).
  • Jenny

    Nicholson, Jenny
    Jenny Nicholson: oldest daughter of Robert by Nancy Nicholson.
  • Noel Coward

    Coward, Noel
    (1899-1973), playwright and composer eds.
  • A.G. (A.E.S.G)

    Graves, Amy
    Amy Graves, RG's Mother. WG
  • Margaret

    Russell, Margaret
    House-keeper L.R. & R.G. had had in London. WG
  • Graves, Robert
    Author of the diary.

Bibliography

    • Title: Christmas [poem; see also Focus IV (1935) "Laura: Christmas" [poem]]
    • Title: Collected Poems [1938]
    • Author: Riding, Laura
    • PubPlace: London, Toronto, Melbourne & Sydney
    • Publisher: Cassell
    • BiblScope: 308
    • Idno: A35
    • Date: 1937-12-15