System Number: 12085
Date: 15 January 1879
Author: Theodore Allingham
Recipient: James Anderson Rose
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC
Document Type: ALS
55, OLD BROAD STREET,
LONDON, E. C.
15 Jany 1879
Whistler & Halling
I enclose Writ & Copy sent me by Linnley & Linnley who require undertaking[.] I presume you will [illegible] as necessary on behalf of our mutual friend
J. Rose Esq.
11 Salisbury Street
'143' written in another hand in a circle at the bottom of the page. The legal documents kept by Rose on each case were numbered.
Halling, Pearce and Stone, silk mercers and haberdashers etc., sent JW a bill for £35.17.2 on 26 September 1878 (#08854); JW never paid, and this sum appears in a list of debts in his bankruptcy papers (#11926). JW petitioned to be declared bankrupt in January and was actually declared 'insolvent' on 6 May 1879.
Linnley and Linnley, solicitors.