[Sending a list of names, including Bret Harte]
[J. A. McN. Whistler]
[Details not given]
1. [April 1889?]
A dinner, to congratulate JW on being made an Honorary Member of the Royal Academy of Munich, was held at the Criterion in Piccadilly on 1 May 1889. It was organised by W. C. Symons. JW took an active part in promoting it and deciding who should or should not be invited.
Published in Grasberger sale catalogue, c. 1926, p. 16, cat. no. 34, described as an 'Autograph Letter Signed, 2 1/2 pp. 12mo, undated, with envelope' for sale at $15.00.
5. J. A. McN. Whistler
Although the item is catalogued under JW's full name, at this date he would usually have signed himself 'J. McN. Whistler'.