The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 06953
Date: 8 April [1878][1]
Author: JW
Place: [London]
Recipient: [none]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler W942
Document Type: ADS

April. 8.

[butterfly signature]

Sole[2] - sauce blanche -
   Mouton roti -
      Pouding aux pommes -

Café -

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1.  8 April [1878]
Dated by comparison of butterfly signature, writing and paper with other menus. Whistler bought sole from John S. Charles (fl. 1876-1887), fishmonger in Pimlico, London [more], on 8 April 1878 (#08848).

2.  Sole
The menu, written in French, consisted of sole with white sauce, roast mutton, pudding with apples and coffee.