Letter to Mayor of Colchester

From The Arthur Conan Doyle Encyclopedia

This letter dictated by Arthur Conan Doyle to his secretary Alfred H. Wood was written on 23 september 1909 from Windlesham, Crowborough, to The Mayor of Colchester.


Dear Sir,

I am greatly honoured by your kind invitation to the "Colchester Oyster Feast" on Oct 21st, and much regret that my engagements prevent me from accepting it.

Yours faithfully,
Arthur Conan Doyle
                            W. [1]

To the worshipped
The Mayor of Colchester

  1. W. for Wood : Arthur Conan Doyle's secretary : Alfred H. Wood.