UNIVERSITY of GLASGOW

The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
Home > On-line Edition > Transcription/Database Record

the on-line edition

System Number: 12022
Date: 29 July 1878
Author: Dod and Longstaffe[1]
Place: London
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC
Document Type: PL/Ms


LONDON, 16, BERNERS STREET,

29th July 1878

Sir,

WE ARE INSTRUCTED BY Messrs Fdk Oetzmann & Sons[2] of 38 Conduit Street. TO APPLY TO YOU FOR PAYMENT[3] OF THE SUM OF £22. 12. 3[4] - AND UNLESS THE SAME WITH 6/8 - OUR CHARGE FOR THIS APPLICATION IS PAID TO US WITHIN 3 DAYS FROM THE ABOVE DATE PROCEEDINGS WILL BE TAKEN AGAINST YOU FOR THE RECOVERY THEREOF WITHOUT FURTHER NOTICE -

'219[5]'

YOUR OBEDT SERVTS

Dod & Longstaffe

SOLICITORS TO THE LONDON ASSOCIATION FOR PROTECTION OF TRADE


This document is protected by copyright.


Notes:

1.  Dod & Longstaffe
Charles Dod and John Rawling Longstaffe, solicitors.

2.  Fdk Oetzmann & Sons
Frederick Oetzmann & Son, pianoforte makers.

3.  PAYMENT
William Henry Cubison, secretary, London Association for the Protection of Trade, had previously requested payment of the debt (for the hire and maintenance of a piano) on 24 July (see W. H. Cubison to JW, #12024).

4.  £22. 12. 3
This figure, and '6/8' and '3' below, are added by hand.

5.  '219'
Written in another hand on left-hand side of sheet.