June 17 Thursday

Lunch with Bridget & Honor at Blenheim St. Story of Aagot Thaarap trying to sell Simpson hat at Buck [Buckingham] Palace.
Dinner with Jenny at Canuto's.
Headache: walked in the Park1 with Laura.

Editorial Notes

Hands Referenced

Places Mentioned

  • Canuto's

    Baker Street, London, England
    a restaurant eds.
  • Blenheim St.

    London, England
  • Regent Park

    London, England

People Mentioned

  • Laura

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

    Wyatt, Honor
    Journalist. Arrived in Deyá fortuitously. Married to Gordon Glover...Son Julian. W.G. First acquainted with R.G. and L.R. early in 1934; returned to visit in 1935; continued friendship in England. eds (RPG 211).
  • Jenny

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

    London milliner, with Aage Tharup's KG
  • Mrs Simpson

    Simpson, Wallis
    an American divorcee who was scandalously involved with the King. eds.

Organizations Mentioned

  • Aage Tharup

    Aage Tharup
    Royal milliner of London eds.