TO J. McN. WHISTLER ESQ.:
The Editor of the Times has inserted in to-day's paper the only portion of Mr. Whistler's letter of November 30 which appears to have any claim to publication.
"PRINTING HOUSE SQUARE,
Dec. 1, 1886.
The original has not been located. This transcription is taken from Whistler, James McNeill, The Gentle Art of Making Enemies, London and New York, 1890, p. 201. JW's reply was published with it (#11418).