UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 08970
Date: 10 January 1879
Author: Plunkett and Leader [1]
Place: London
Recipient: JW
Place: London
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC
Document Type: MsL


PLUNKETT & LEADER,
SOLICITORS.

60, ST PAUL'S CHURCH YARD,
(NR. CHEAPSIDE END.)
LONDON,
E. C.

10th Jany 1879.

'249'[2]

Sir,

We are instructed by the Official Liquidator of the Lombard Deposit Bank Limited to apply to you for payment of £31. 15. 0 the balance of your dishonored Acceptance & also for Interest thereon at £5 - per cent per annum from the 11th August 1878 until payment. -

We have to request that the amount be paid to us on or before Wednesday the 15th instant together with 6s/8d our charges & in default our instructions will compel us to take proceedings for the recovery thereof. -

Yours Obdy

Plunkett & Leader

[illegible initials]

J. A. M. Whistler Esqre
96 Cheyne Walk,
Chelsea


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Notes:

1.  Plunkett and Leader
The document came with JW's bankruptcy papers to James Anderson Rose (1819-1890), solicitor [more]. JW petitioned to be declared bankrupt in January and was declared 'insolvent' on 6 May 1879.

2.  '249'
Number written in another hand; legal documents were numbered, possibly by J. A. Rose or his clerk.