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System Number: 06941
Date: 14 November [1877][1]
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: [none]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler W930
Document Type: ADS[2]

Nov. 14 -

[butterfly signature]

Potage[3] tomates -
   Eperlans frits -
    Mouton sauces aux capres -

Café -

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1.  14 November [1877]
Dated by comparison of butterfly signature, writing and paper with other menus. Whistler bought sprats from John S. Charles (fl. 1876-1887), fishmonger in Pimlico, London [more], on 14 November 1877 (#08848).

2.  ADS
#06941 and #06942 are from same sheet of paper.

3.  Potage
The menu, written in French, consisted of tomato soup, fried smelts or sprats, mutton with caper sauce, pancakes and coffee.