System Number: 08883
Date: 18 March 1879
Author: H. K. Cone
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC
Document Type: ALS
NORTH METROPLITAN PERMANENT BUILDING & INVESTMENT SOCIETY.
ST LEONARD'S SCHOOL ROOM, 386 Old St 4, KINGSLAND ROAD.
18th Mch. 1879
J. A. McN. Whistler Esq.
I am requested by the Board of Directors to call your attention to the amount due from you to the above Society. viz £90,, 11,, 3 & to inform you that unless payment of the Same is made within Seven days from the date hereof - the Solicitor will be instructed to take such proceedings as he may consider necessary.
H. K. Cone
[p. 2] J A McN Whistler
1. H. K. Cone
H. K. Cone, employee of the North Metropolitan Building and Investment Co..
'218' written in another hand, in a circle, to the right of salutation. Legal documents, including those relating to JW's bankruptcy, were collected and numbered by James Anderson Rose (1819-1890), solicitor [more].
3. NORTH METROPLITAN PERMANENT BUILDING & INVESTMENT SOCIETY
The Society held JW's mortgage on his new house and studio. the White House in Tite Street. JW was declared 'insolvent' on 6 May 1879, and the White House was auctioned on 18 September.
'Repayments ... 9.11.3' added at bottom left, possibly in another hand.