A letter from John Lennon to his father, Freddie,
one sheet in black ink, beginning 'Dear Alf Fred Dad Pater whatever, Its the first of your letters I've read without feeling strange', and continuing '...I'm going to India a couple of months so I'll try and make sure we meet before then. I know it will be a bit awkward when we first meet and maybe for a few meetings but theres hope for us yet. I'm glad you didn't land yourself with a bloody big family - its put me off seeing you a little more - I've enough family to last me a few lifetimes...P.S Don't spread it I don't want Mimi cracking up! (press I mean)', with original envelope postmarked 1 SEP 1967, the reverse annotated by John guess who?