Elaine Saunders/Pritchard (1926-2012)

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Re: Elaine Saunders/Pritchard (1926-2012)

Post by John Foley » Mon Jan 26, 2015 12:15 am

Here is a Movietone Newsreel of Elaine Saunders dated 25/3/1937
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Re: Elaine Saunders/Pritchard (1926-2012)

Post by JustinHorton » Mon Feb 02, 2015 3:12 pm

Christopher Kreuzer wrote:
Gordon Cadden wrote:A splendid Obituary Notice in yesterday's TIMES for Elaine Pritchard; 4 columns deep. C.D. Locock was her personal coach, and a friend of the family.
She was not fond of Alexander Alekhine, who sat in her rail compartment for an entire journey from London to Margate, without uttering a single word.
Thanks for pointing out the obituary in The Times.
That obituary was, unfortunately, substantially plagiarised.
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