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System Number: 09131
Date: [26 October 1888][1]
Author: JW
Place: Tours
Recipient: Charles James Whistler Hanson[2]
Place: London
Repository: Dartmouth College Library, Hanover, NH
Document Type: ALS


Mr Hanson you are to take the enclosed immediately to Mr Hurlbert[3], Get up and go at once[4]

See him if possible and give it to him yourself -

If not in town learn where he is - but leave it -

If he were out & coming back call again with it -

Write tomorrow without fail -

J McN W.


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Envelope:

To
Chs. J. Hanson - Esq
9. Selwood Terrace -
Queens Elm -
Fulham Road
London
Angleterre[5] -
[stamp:] POSTE / 25 / REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE
[postmark:] [illegible] A TOURS / [illegible] / 26 / [OCT?] / [88?]
[postmark on verso:] [TOURS?] A PARIS / 1[E?] 26 / OCT / 88
[postmark on verso:] PARIS DEPART / 4| 26 / OCT / 88
[postmark on verso:] [LONDON W.?] / T [3?] / OC 27 / [88]


Notes:

1.  [26 October 1888]
Dated from postmark.

2.  Charles James Whistler Hanson
Charles James Whistler Hanson (1870-1935), engineer, son of JW and Louisa Fanny Hanson [more].

3.  Mr Hurlbert
William Henry Hurlbert (1827-1895), journalist and author, editor-in-chief of the New York World from 1876-1883 [more].

4.  go at once
Double underlined.

5.  Angleterre
Double underlined.