Autograph Letter Signed, to E.Flower, thanking him on behalf of Princess Louise for the gift “which will be a pleasant memento of her interesting visit to Stratford on Avon, when you received her so hospitably”. 3 pp. 7 x 4½ inches, fine. Kensington Palace, 17 September 1888. Lieutenant-Colonel Arthur Collins (1845-1911), Comptroller and Equerry to Princess Louise (1880-1900), served in South Africa and received the 1879 Medal for service in Natal during the Zulu War.