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System Number: 01056
Date: 25 April 1896
Author: C. R. Orshabe[1]
Place: London
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler E44
Document Type: ALS[2]

Dear Sir.

H. R. H. Prince Eugene[3] requestes [sic] me to thank you for the kind letter, just received. His Royal Highness, who above all wishes to come at a time that will suit you, is very sorry to have His afternoons engaged till Saturday next (today a week), but [p. 2] the named day, 2d May, He should be more than pleased to come about 3 o'clock, if it would suite [sic] you.

His Highness' visit in Windsor today has prevented me from answering [un]til now.

I have the honour, Dear Sir, to be
yours very truly

C R Orshabe

25 April 96

Grand Hôtel[4] -

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1.  C. R. Orshabe
C. R. Orshabe, secretary to Prince Eugène of Sweden. He had previously written to JW on 23 April 1896, #01055.

2.  ALS
The paper has a deep mourning border.

3.  H. R. H. Prince Eugene
Eugène Napoleon Nicolas Bernadotte (1865-1947), Prince of Sweden and Norway [more].

4.  Grand Hôtel
Charing Cross, London.