System Number: 04748
Date: [9 August 1899]
Recipient: Rosalind Birnie Philip
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler P388
Document Type: ALS
Major my dear!
Say to your Mother that he misses you all a little bit more than he had arranged for! -
The Doctor is tolerably well pleased with me - but I am to go off to Holland tomorrow
I will write - at once -
Am slightly disappointed [p. 2] at not hearing from - you -
Dined last night with Mr Freer at Carlton hotel - very splendid - and very new! -
All dine with me tonight - Cafe Royal -
Pennells - also -
Off - now
the General -
This just to catch post -
[stamp:] POSTAGE & REVENUE / ONE HALF PENNY
[stamp:] POSTAGE & REVENUE / 6d
[postmark:] CONTINENTAL NIGHT MAIL / CX / AU 9 / 99
[postmark on verso:] DIEPPE / SEINE INFRE / 7E 10 / AOUT / 99
1. [9 August 1899]
Dated from postmark.
Written in pencil.
Joseph Pennell (1860-1926) and his wife Elizabeth Robins Pennell (1855-1936), née Robins, JW's biographers.