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Register of the Small Celebrity Collections, 1889-1972
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Winston Spencer Churchill (1874-1965), Prime Minister of Britain during World War II and later author of a multi-volume history of that war, here acknowledges receipt of an award from the International Mark Twain Society (1943). Churchill states that Clemens was very kind to him during his first visit to America and that he assisted him in presenting his first public lecture there. [Ms2.C563]
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