Author: Wethered, Roger
Title: Autograph Letter Signed to Major Wyngard
Place Published: Busbridge, Godalming [Surrey, UK]
Date Published: 10584
Autograph Letter Signed from Roger Wethered. 18x14 cm (7x5½"). On "The House in the Wood, Busbridge, Godalming" letterhead.
Roger Wethered (1899-1983) was an English golfer who was brother to one of the finest female golfers of the pre-war era, Joyce Wethered. He asks Major Wyngard to give the "Chief Joker" his happy Christmas wishes. The "Chief Joker" they speak of is Harold Gillies - later Sir Harold of Plastic Surgery fame. Also offered in this sale is a letter from Bernard Darwin addressed to Chief Joker, in another lot.