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System Number: 09284
Date: [1869][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Charles Augustus Howell[2]
Place: [London]
Repository: Paul G. Marks
Document Type: ALS

2 Lindsey Houses.

Wednesday morning

My dear Howell -

Leyland[3] dines here today at about 7. Make my compliments to your Father[4] and beg for me that you will both come and dine with us at the hour mentioned vaguely above -

Be here at about 5.30 -

Ever yours

J. A. McN. Whistler

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1.  [1869]
Dated from address and reference to C. A. Howell's father who visited England in 1869 (see reference in Angeli, Helen Rossetti, PreRaphaelite Twilight, London, 1954, p. 29).

2.  Charles Augustus Howell
Charles Augustus ('Owl') Howell (1840? - d.1890), entrepreneur [more].

3.  Leyland
Frederick Richards Leyland (1832-1892), ship-owner and art collector [more].

4.  Father
Alfred William Howell (1804-1880), merchant, father of C. A. Howell [more].