Along the Way, Historian and Collector, Raleigh DeGeer Amyx, had the Good Fortune of Being Acquainted with Sir Winston’s Private Nurse, (Sister M. Thomson, S.R.N.). This Important Personal Relic of Winston Churchill’s (1874-1965), was one of those from his Havana Cigar Box. According to Nurse Thomson, they were Supplied by Erik Stokpebye of Denmark.
VIVID CLOSE-UPS OF THE MONOGRAMMED CIGAR AND HOLDER OWNED AND USED BY SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL
The Cigars Came with a Personalized Gold Cigar Band, Reading “Churchill”, and were Each Encased in their Own Private Silver Colored Cylinder, Trimmed and Personally Monogrammed, "The Right Honorable - Winston Churchill", in Black and Gold. Perhaps no Other Man of the Twentieth Century had more Profound Influence on History than William Spencer Churchill.
SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL WITH HIS CIGAR - A STATESMAN OF MAXIMAL INFLUENCE
Americans should Take Great Pride in Knowing that this Great Man's Mother was an American. In so many ways his Greatness benefited the citizens of the USA just as they did the people of the British Empire.
A MAN OF INTELLECT & DETERMINATION - SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL
EVER COGNIZANT OF THE CAMERA - SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL - SOMETIME DURING WORLD WAR II - WITH A TOMMY GUN
Presently, the Cigar of Sir Winston Churchill is in The Collection of Raleigh DeGeer Amyx (a.k.a.) The American Heritage Collection. In the near future this Historic Piece of History will be shared with another noted collector, as Mr. Amyx thins out some of his most historic and prestigious memorabilia.
HISTORIAN & COLLECTOR - RALEIGH DEGEER AMYX 2010