The Gladstone Diaries - Vol. 12

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30. Wed.

Wrote to Rev. T.B. Knight--Dr Ginsburg--Capt. Douglas--Mrs Bolton--Mr A.W. Hutton--C. Higham--Mr Chilson MP1--MR Westell. Tea at Argyll Lodge. Saw S.G.L.--CountCampello--Mr Westell--Mr A. Morley--Mr Perks--Mr Fowler--Lady [blank]. Campbell.--Messrs Puttick & Simpson. Dined with Mr Perks2 and the Wesleyans. Spoke some 50 min. on Malta & Judge Harrison.3 Read Sinclair N. of Scotland. Worked on books.


31. Th.

Wrote to Mr G. Anderson--Mr W.W. Wood--Sir E. Watkin--Sir J. Millais--C.M. Robins--Mr L. Morris--A.E. Skeen. Saw S.G.L.--Sir J. Carmichael--Mr Howell MP--Mr A. Morley MP.--Sir W. Harcourt--Sir A. West. Sir A. Gordon came to breakfast: long & diversified conversation on the events of many years. St Peter's Eaton Square for the West marriage.4 Under orders, I proposed the health. Henry VIIs Chapel at 6.15 to hear Mr Hamilton's Vocalion.5 Dined at Mr Hankey's. H. of C. 4-6.6 Read The Hymn Lover7--Gambia Papers8--Huxley in N.C.9


Frid. Aug. One. 1890.

Wrote to Mrs Gostwick--Messrs Watson--L.S. Myers--Mr Bryce--Rev. R.C. Jenkins--Rev. W.W. Smith--Rev. R.M. Spence--Mr T.W. Russell MP.10 Dined with Mr A. Morley. Saw S.G.L.--F. Lawley--Sir G. Baden Powell(?)11--A. Morley MP.--MR Howell MP--Sir C. Russell--Mr Humphreys--LadyF. Madoribanks.12 Luncheon at the Miss Ponsonbys. Tea on the Terrace where was Lady H. Duncombe.13 A day of dissipation. H. of C. 3-5 1/4 and 5 3/4-7 3/4.14 Worked on Books & papers. Read Life of De Quincey--Stolen America.15

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1
Apparently sic; but none of this name.
10
Thomas Wallace Russell, 1841- 1920; liberal unionist M.P. S. Tyrone 1886-1910 (rejoined liberals 1904).
11
Sir George Smyth Baden-Powell, 1847-98; br. of the scout; tory M.P. Kirkdale 1885-98; social commentator; kt. 1888.
12
Lady Fanny Octavia Louisa, Lord R. Churchill's sister. m. 1873 Edward Marjoribanks, 1849- 1909; liberal M.P. Berwickshire 1880-94; chief whip 1892-4; 2nd Baron Tweedmouth 1894; lord privy seal 1894-5. She was a prominent hostess and d. 1904.
13
Lady Harriet Christian Duncombe, da. of Lord Queensberry and widow of Dean A. Duncombe.
14
Questions, drink duties bill; H 347. 1547.
15
Isobel H. Floyd, Stolen America ( 1890); a novel.
2
(Sir) Robert William Perks, 1849- 1934; H. H. Fowler's legal partner; strong methodist and increasingly imperialist ('Imperial Perks'); liberal M.P. Louth 1892-1910; 1st bart. 1908.
3
T.T., 31 July 1890, 4a.
4
August William, s. of Gladstone's secretary Sir A. E. West, m. Edith, da. of lord Trevor.
5
In Westminster Abbey; a vocalion was a harmonium or free-reed organ with three manuals made by James Baillie Hamilton.
6
End of questions; business of the house; H 347. 1380.
7
W. G. Horder, The hymn lover ( 1889).
8
PP 1890 xlviii. 235.
9
See 29 June 90.

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The Gladstone Diaries - Vol. 12
Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Preface v
  • Contents ix
  • List of Illustrations x
  • ABBREVIATED CHRISTIAN AND SURNAMES xi
  • ABBREVIATED BOOK TITLES, MSS COLLECTIONS, ETC. xv
  • OTHER ABBREVIATIONS xx
  • Introduction xxv
  • Sat. Jan. 1. 1887 Circumcision [hawarden] 1
  • Frid. Ap. One. 1887 22
  • Sunday May One 87 Ss. Phil. & J. 30
  • Wed. June One 1887. 38
  • Wed. June One 1887. 54
  • Wed. June One 1887. 61
  • Wed. June One 1887. 81
  • Jan 1. S. & Circumcision 1888. [florence] 89
  • Frid. Mch One 1889. 176
  • Frid. Mch One 1889. 187
  • Frid. Mch One 1889. 193
  • Frid. Mch One 1889. 200
  • Frid. Mch One 1889. 208
  • Frid. Mch One 1889. 214
  • Frid. Mch One 1889. 221
  • Frid. Mch One 1889. 234
  • Frid. Mch One 1889. 241
  • Frid. Mch One 1889. 248
  • Circumcision Wed. Jan 1. 90. 260
  • Tues. Ap. One. 1890. 282
  • Tues. Ap. One. 1890. 305
  • Tues. Ap. One. 1890. 312
  • Tues. Ap. One. 1890. 318
  • Tues. Ap. One. 1890. 325
  • Tues. Ap. One. 1890. 332
  • Tues. Ap. One. 1890. 344
  • Thurs. Circumcision Jan. 1. 91. 356
  • Sexa S. Feb. One 1891. 362
  • Sexa S. Feb. One 1891. 370
  • Wed Ap. One 1891. 377
  • Frid. May 1 Ss Phil. & J. 382
  • Frid. May 1 Ss Phil. & J. 387
  • Frid. May 1 Ss Phil. & J. 398
  • Frid. May 1 Ss Phil. & J. 404
  • Frid. May 1 Ss Phil. & J. 410
  • Frid. May 1 Ss Phil. & J. 416
  • Frid. May 1 Ss Phil. & J. 422
  • APPENDIX Gladstone's Letters to Laura Thistlethwayte, 1870-1893 431
  • WHERE WAS HE? 1887-1891 533
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