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Princess Diana’s letters to AIDS victims surface, on the auction

File photo: Princess Diana smiles during a dinner and a reception at the Dutch Embassy in Washington, DC on Nov. 10, 1985 (REUTERS/Chas Cancellare)/A of the letters of Princess Diana, who, at the auction in the united kingdom (Henry Aldridge & Son)

Letters of Princess Diana to an AIDS victim, her compassionate nature, sprung up in the U. K.

The rare documents will be auctioned by Henry Aldridge & Son on Feb. 24.

The three letters of Diana and her lady-in-waiting were sent to the friend of an AIDS victim who had contacted the Princess to ask for help. Margaret Bendon contact with Diana in July 1996, on behalf of Vincent Hickey, who had AIDS and cancer.

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The correspondence documents the Princess of the efforts to help Hickey – sent them a cheque for € 580 ($812) to enable Hickey and Bendon visit to the Catholic shrine of Lourdes in Southern France.

One of the letters of Princess Diana, who, at the auction in the united kingdom (Henry Aldridge & Son)

In a typed letter of Oct. 3, 1996, the Princess thanks to Bendon for the gift of a small medal after their trip to Lourdes. “I was very touched to receive your very kind letter about your visit to Lourdes with Vincent,” she wrote. “I was happy to help and so glad he was well enough to travel.”

“It is so important that every comfort is given to people like Vincent, who, as you know, all the care and help that we can give them,” she added. The letter is signed: “with love from Diana.”

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Princess Diana, who was famed for her charity work, died in August 1997 after sustaining fatal injuries in a car accident in Paris. She was 36.

One of the letters of Princess Diana, who, at the auction in the united kingdom (Henry Aldridge & Son)

“[The Letters] show compassion and generosity Diana was able to see some of the more vulnerable members of [the] society and just to illustrate what an incredible person she was,” auctioneer Andrew Aldridge told Fox News.

The party has a pre-sale estimate of £2,000-3,000 ($2,802-$4,202).

Last year ,letters of Princess Diana to Buckingham Palace is the official, including a revealing that Prince Harry was “constantly in trouble” at a boarding school, sold at auction for thousands of dollars.

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