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System Number: 13269
Date: [16 November 1878?][1]
Author: James Anderson Rose[2]
Place: London
Recipient: [unknown]
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC
Document Type: MsD


16 Novr 78

2 Brief copies to be sent home by 9 o'clk punctual[3] on Monday Morng

(Instr[ucti]ons to be made at Westm[inster] at 10

Correspondence to follow the [observations?] on the back of this half sheet

77 Holland Road

[p. 2] In the High Court of Justice
Queens Bench Division

'109[4]'

Whistler
   v
Ruskin[5]

Brief to move on behalf of Plt [Plaintiff] to postpone fix a day for the Trial & to suggest Monday the 25th. inst.

Serjeant Parry[6]

[illegible word]   2 guas [guineas]
[clle?]   2 . 
    4 
  -   0
  -   0

 

J. Anderson Rose
11 Salisbury Street Strand
Plts Solr


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Notes:

1.  [16 November 1878?]
This date is on the document but may not refer to all of the notes.

2.  James Anderson Rose
This was kept with other legal documents by James Anderson Rose (1819-1890), solicitor [more].

3.  punctual
'punctual' and 'this' (below) are underlined twice.

4.  109
Written in another hand, in a circle. The legal documents kept by Rose on each case, or each aspect of a case. were given the same number.

5.  Ruskin
This document or documents relate to the case of Whistler v. Ruskin, which was heard at the Queen's Bench of the High Court on 25-26 November 1878 (see Merrill, Linda, A Pot of Paint: Aesthetics on Trial in 'Whistler v. Ruskin', Washington and London, 1992).

6.  Parry
John Humffrey Parry (1816-1880), Sergeant-at-law [more].