• Letters to George and Mercy McCann

MacNeice026

MacNeice026

The British Broadcasting Corporation
Head office: Broadcasting House, London, W.1
Television Centre: Wood Lane, London, W.12
Telegrams and cables: Broadcasts, London, Telex
International Telex 22182 Telephone: Shepherds Bush 8030

July 31st
Dear George, Please forgive me for not having answered your letter sooner. What with TV and bull terrier puppies we have been terribly distracted lately. About your suggestion that you might become a television designer, I'm not myself sure that this is feasible. I think the B.B.C. only take people on for this who're pretty young and anyhow, once one is on, it strikes me as being perhaps the most thankless of all the thankless jobs in the business. Each designer is designing about five

Subject: 
Louis MacNeice
Coverage: 
1958 Jul 31st
Keywords: 
Camera
Citation: 
Linen Hall Library, "MacNeice026", Northern Ireland Literary Archive, accessed Sun, 05/09/2021 - 17:17, https://www.niliteraryarchive.com/content/macneice026