That's what I said. ;->
"Rickard A. Parker" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>On Thu, 2 May 2013 22:29:13 +0000, Materer, Timothy J.
><[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>>By 13 March Ottoline had learnt the identity of Vivien's supposed lover.
>She noted in her journal that Vivien was in love with a Mr. Haden Guest, or
>was using his "ardent attentions" to provoke Tom. Haden Guest was probably
>one of the young officers Ottoline has entertained at Garsington after the
>war . . . .The relationship between Vivien and Haden Guest no doubt ripened
>during the period of Tom's absence in Cambridge from 26 January 1926 . . . .
>There seems to be some doubt as to whether the supposed lover was Leslie
>Haden-Guest (1877–1960) or his son Stephen
>(1902–1974) born about a dozen years or so before and after Vivien. BTW,
>Bertrand Russell was born in 1872 and Vivien in 1888.
>Tim> This email really is about a footnote in Vol. 3 and not about the
>Tim> House of Lords!
>Sorry, I set it off with:
>Rick> Dr. Leslie Haden-Guest was created a baron in 1950. I found it
>Rick> rather amusing to discover what the current (5th) baron, his wife
>Rick> and his brothers do for a living.
>But to finish with the family history here it is (Peter only wrote about the
>The current Lord and Lady Haden-Guest:
>Christopher Haden-Guest, 5th Baron Haden-Guest (born February 5, 1948),
>better known as Christopher Guest, is a British and American screenwriter,
>composer, musician, director, actor, and comedian. He is most widely known
>in Hollywood for having written, directed and starred in several
>improvisational "mockumentary" films that feature a repertory-like ensemble
>cast. This series of work began with the film This Is Spinal Tap, where his
>character introduces the phrase, "These go to eleven" and continued with
>Best In Show, A Mighty Wind, Waiting for Guffman, and For Your
>Consideration. Guest also had a prominent role as the evil, six-fingered
>Count Rugen in the film The Princess Bride.
>He holds a hereditary British peerage as the The 5th Baron Haden-Guest, and
>has publicly expressed a desire to see the House of Lords reformed as a
>democratically elected chamber. Though he was initially active in the Lords,
>his career there was cut short by the House of Lords Act 1999. When using
>his title, he is normally styled as Lord Haden-Guest. Guest is married to
>the actress and author Jamie Lee Curtis.
>Younger brother and heir presumptive:
>Nicholas Haden-Guest (born May 5, 1951) is an American actor. He
>primarily works as a voice-actor, but is best known for a TV role as the
>principal in the NBC teen sitcom USA High.
>Anthony Haden-Guest (born 2 February 1937) is a British-American writer,
>reporter, cartoonist, art critic, poet, and socialite who lives in New York
>and London. He is a frequent contributor to major magazines and has had
>several books published.
>As Haden-Guest was born before his parents' marriage, upon his father's
>death the peerage passed to his younger half-brother, Christopher Guest, a
>comedian, actor, writer, director, musician and Grammy Award-winning composer.
> Rick Parker