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Lost Chance , Material used in writing chapters 14-19, 1956-1960

MS. 5474/2/3

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Folder 1: reference/quoted material used in writing chapters 14 and 15 of Lost Chance [annotated throughout in Holderness' hand]
  1. "Report of the Franchise Commission 1957", pre-publication copy; for publication 15 Mar 1957
  2. Various communications from Garfield Todd to United Rhodesian Party Members of Parliament, 1957
  3. "Southern Rhodesian African National Congress Statement of Principles Policy and Programme", n.d. [1957]
Folder 2: reference/quoted material used in writing chapter 16 of Lost Chance [frequently anotated in Holderness' hand]
  1. "The Industrial Conciliation Act, 1957", A.B. 21, 1956 [heavily annotated throughout in Holderness' hand]
  2. "The Industrial Conciliation Act, 1958", A.B. 42, 1957
  3. Revised Industrial Conciliation Bill, 8 Nov 1957
  4. Minutes of/notes on meetings of the Select Committee on Subject of Industrial Conciliation Bill, May 1957-Mar 1958, with some related correspondence
Folder 3: reference/quoted material used in writing chapter 17 of Lost Chance
  1. Transcript of Southern Rhodesian Government Press Statement in reply to the Toast "Southern Rhodesia" by Prime Minister of Southern Rhodesia at the St. Andrew's Banquet at Bulawayo on Saturday, 30th November, 1957
  2. Minutes of Discussions Held by a Sub-committee Appointed by the United Rhodesia Party Caucus for the Purpose of Studying the Tredgold Franchise Proposals and Alternative Proposals, 21 May 1957
  3. "Summary of Proposed New Franchise Provisions" issued by the Southern Rhodesia Government, 15 Jul 1957 with related letter to the Editor of the Rhodesia Herald, published 2 Dec 1957
Folder 4: reference/quoted material used in writing chapter 18 of Lost Chance
  1. Notes and correspondence regarding the Caucus meeting of 23 Apr 1958 and subsequent events, 1958
  2. United Rhodesia Party communications issued for the Southern Rhodesia General Election of June 1958, 1958
  3. "Salisbury North Electoral District. 1958 Roll of Registered Voters qualified to vote at Elections of Members of Legislative Assembly", 1958
Folder 5: reference/quoted material used in writing chapter 19 of Lost Chance
  1. Transcript of "Our Greatest Danger" an article submitted to the Rhodesia Herald, 31 Oct 1960


  • 1956-1960


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MS. 5474/2/3

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