MC:P2/15/1X Programmes and Invitations
Comic postcard showing Dodds-Parker and others in an aeroplane flying over a lake.
MC:P2/15/1X/2 15 May 1942
Certificate to accompany a stone which came from the Houses of Parliament, sold off after its bomb damage for charitable purposes.
MC:P2/15/1X/3 Nov 1947
Souvenir Programme for the wedding of Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip.
Programme for the 1954 Wimbledon Tennis Championships.
Programme for Glyndebourne Festival Opera.
MC:P2/15/1X/6 26 Nov 1956
Programme for a concert held at the Lyceum Theatre, to raise funds for the restoration of St. Clement Danes.
MC:P2/15/1X/7 16 Dec 1956
Order of Service for Carol Service at the Royal Military Chapel, Wellington Barracks.
MC:P2/15/1X/8 14 Oct 1957
Programme for a performance of Verdi’s Otello at the State Opera, Berlin.
MC:P2/15/1X/9 8 Jul 1959
Index to tables at a dinner of the Royal Central Asian Society held at Claridge’s, attended by Douglas and Aileen Dodds-Parker.
MC:P2/15/1X/10 25 Nov 1960
Programme for an evening of Ethiopian Folk Dances at the Haile Selassie Theatre, Addis Ababa, in the presence of the Crown Prince and Crown Princess of Japan.
MC:P2/15/1X/11 9 May 1962
Menu with seating plan for a Court and Ladies’ Dinner at Grocers’ Hall, attended by Douglas and Aileen Dodds-Parker.
MC:P2/15/1X/12 24 May 1971
Menu with seating plan for a Livery Dinner of the Worshipful Company of Coachmakers and Coach Harness Makers of London at the Mansion House.
MC:P2/15/1X/13 26 May 1976
Copy of the Order of Ceremony for the presentation of a facsimile of Magna Carta to the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, to mark the Bicentenary of the USA.
MC:P2/15/1X/14 11 Jan 1978
Invitation to Douglas and Aileen Dodds-Parker to the Annual Civic Reception of Westminster City Council.
MC:P2/15/1X/15 12 Jan 1983
Menu (with seating plan) for a Livery Dinner at Grocers’ Hall.
MC:P2/15/1X/16 28 Oct 1983
Menu for a Livery Dinner of the Worshipful Company of Framework Knitters at the Mansion House.
MC:P2/15/1X/17 17 Nov 1983
Menu and seating plan for a Livery Dinner at Grocers’ Hall.
MC:P2/15/1X/18 23 Feb 1984
Menu and seating plan for a Livery Entertainment at Vintners’ Hall.
MC:P2/15/1X/19 12 Nov 1984
Menu, invitation, seating plan and list of guests, to the 25th anniversary luncheon of the Great Britain-USSR Association.
MC:P2/15/1X/20 18 Dec 1985
Programme for a concert at Merchant Taylors’ Hall, attended by Douglas and Aileen Dodds-Parker.
MC:P2/15/1X/21 25 Sep 1986
Invitations and programme for the opening of the 32nd Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference.
Leaflet (with correspondence stapled in) concerning an appeal to raise money for the Lennox-Boyd Memorial Trust, founded in memory of Alan Lennox-Boyd (later Viscount Boyd of Merton).
MC:P2/15/1X/23 3–4 Jun 1987
Programme and invitation for a celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Marshall Plan, organised by the English-Speaking Union.
MC:P2/15/1X/24 5 Nov 1987
Menu (with seating plan) for a dinner at Vintner’s Hall for the Worshipful Company of Skinners, attended by Dodds-Parker.
MC:P2/15/1X/25 Fri 13 May 
Invitation to Dodds-Parker to a reception at the British Embassy, Washington.
MC:P2/15/1X/26 Feb–Jun 1988
Papers (including invitation and programme) and letters concerning a ceremony at St. Hugh’s College, Oxford (attended by Douglas and Aileen Dodds-Parker), to unveil a plaque there commemorating its use as a Military Hospital for Head Injuries in World War II [13 items].
MC:P2/15/1X/27 17 Nov 1989
Invitation to Dodds-Parker to a reception after a memorial service to Lord Hill of Luton.
MC:P2/15/1X/28 16 May 1990
Invitation to Douglas and Aileen Dodds-Parker and Menu with seating Plan for Dowe’s Convivium at Merchant Taylors’ Hall.
MC:P2/15/1X/29 26 May 1992
Papers (including an invitation and a programme) for the Presentation of Colours to the Grenadier Guards, which Dodds-Parker attended.
MC:P2/15/1X/30 27 May 1992
Invitation to Dodds-Parker to a reception at the Polish Embassy concerning the sponsorship of Polish Postgraduate Studies.
MC:P2/15/1X/31 19 May 1994
Invitation to Dodds-Parker to the unveiling of a bust of Lord Avon in the Houses of Parliament.
MC:P2/15/1X/32 13 Feb 1997
Programme for the Cabaret at the EDG Alumni Association Dinner at the Carlton Club.
MC:P2/15/1X/33 10 May 1997
Invitation to Douglas and Aileen Dodds-Parker to celebrate the award of the OBE to Anna Whitehead (Corps Commander of the FANY).
MC:P2/15/1X/34 4 Jun 1997
Invitation to Dodds-Parker at the Beating Retreat by the Massed Bands of the Household Division at Horse Guard Parade.
MC:P2/15/1X/35 26 May 1976
Order of Processions and seating plan at a ceremony held to celebrate the Bicentennial of the US Declaration of Independence at Westminster Hall.
MC:P2/15/1X/36 6 Jun 1978
Invitation to Douglas and Aileen Dodds-Parker, with explanatory note, for the opening of the Overlord Embroidery Room at Whitbread’s Brewery, London.
MC:P2/15/1X/37 30 Nov 1983
Programme for the annual Churchill Lecture, organised by the English-Speaking Union, and delivered by for President Gerald Ford.
MC:P2/15/1X/38 27 Nov 1986
Menu with enclosed seating plan for a dinner at the Mansion House to launch the Prince’s Trust Youth Business Appeal.
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