GEORGE V. 19991



Autograph Letter Signed ‘Believe me, yrs very sincerely, George’, to Francis de Winton, about the arrangements for a dinner (already discussed with his father, the Prince of Wales), the toasts to be proposed, and the content of the speeches, insisting on there being no reference to “the sad event”, and the choice of wines. 4 pp. 7 x 4 inches, black edges, in good condition. Sandringham, 29 December 1892. King George V (reigned 1910-1935). Sir Francis de Winton (1835-1901), Comptroller and Treasurer of the household of the Prince of Wales. “Please tell Kingscote that I hope he will be able to get me some white port & also some sparkling Moselle, the same as my father has.”