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System Number: 06697
Date: [11 November 1882][1]
Author: JW
Place: London
Recipient: Helen Euphrosyne Whistler[2]
Place: London
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler W691
Document Type: ALS[3]


[roundel with head of Leonardo]

ARTS CLUB,
HANOVER SQUARE,
W.

All right Nellie - Friday at 7.30 - I shall have to turn up here just before 9. and will go back afterwards -

Do let Lizzie[4] get me a bag of Indian Corn and one of Hominy if she can do it without too much bother

Always

[butterfly signature]


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Envelope:

Mrs William Whistler
28. Wimpole Street -
Cavendish Square
[stamp:] POSTAGE AND INLAND REVENUE / ONE PENNY
[postmark:] CHARING CROSS W. C. / [7?] / NO 11 / 82
[postmark on verso:] LONDON W. / 7 / NO 11 / 82


Notes:

1.  [11 November 1882]
Dated from postmark.

2.  Helen Euphrosyne Whistler
Helen ('Nellie') Euphrosyne Whistler (1849-1917), née Ellen Ionides, JW's sister-in-law [more].

3.  ALS
Written at right-angles to embossed address.

4.  Lizzie
Lizzie (b. ca 1853), possibly a servant of H. and W. McN. Whistler. The ingredients she was supposed to provide were distinctively American.