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Record 20 of 49

System Number: 04734
Date: [14 July 1898][1]
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: Rosalind Birnie Philip[2]
Place: Paris
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler P374
Document Type: ALS[3]


'July 14. 98'

Dear Major -

Urgent haste[.] Just getting off - Taking Teddie[4],

"Evered Arms[5]"
Dunster
Somerset


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Envelope:

'JULY 14th 1898'

Mademoiselle Birnie Philip
110. Rue du Bac
Paris
[stamp:] POSTAGE & REVENUE / 2 1/2D
[postmark:] LONDON / - W - / 46 / 6.15 PM / JY 14 / 98


Notes:

1.  [14 July 1898]
Dated from the postmark. The date was also written in an unknown hand on letter and envelope.

2.  Rosalind Birnie Philip
Rosalind Birnie Philip (1873-1958), JW's sister-in-law [more].

3.  ALS
The paper has a deep mourning border.

4.  Teddie
Edward Godwin (b. 1876), son of Beatrix and E. W. Godwin; JW's step-son [more].

5.  Evered Arms
JW stayed at the Luttrell Arms (see his letter to R. B. Philip, [15-16 July 1898], #04735).