Archive (Thatcher MSS)
Personal and party papers, Cambridge

MT: MT letter to Dame Barbara Cartland (thanks) [lunch and golden acorn - "I shall need it in the coming days!"] [released Mar 2019]

Document type: Declassified documents
Source: Thatcher MSS, Churchill Archive Centre: THCR 1/14/18 f59
Editorial comments:

The golden acorn seems to have been a lucky charm. Dame Barbara wore one herself. MT faced a leadership election on 5 December. See discussion on this page. Read all documents from the 1989 release of MT's party and personal papers.

Importance ranking: Trivial
Word count: 3pp