The Corresponence of James McNeil Whistler
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System Number: 12203
Date: 12 [October?] 1877[1]
Author: Edmund Newman[2]
Place: [London]
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Library of Congress
Call Number: Manuscript Division, Pennell-Whistler Collection, PWC
Document Type: ADS

High Court of Justice
Common Pleas Div[isio]n
Johnson[3] v Whistler

Received of Defendant (by Cheque) the sum of Ten pounds on account of Debt & costs herein -
[postage stamp:] INLAND REVENUE / ONE PENNY

[signed over stamp:] Edmund Newman per T B.

12th [Octr?] 1877

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1.  12 [October?] 1877
Dated from other legal documents on this case: this is probably one listed as 12 October in Newman's statement dated 13 October 1877 (#12197). The document came with JW's legal papers to James Anderson Rose (1819-1890), solicitor [more], and was numbered '93' at the top of p. 1.

2.  Edmund Newman
Edmund Newman (b. ca 1829), of Newman and Payne, solicitor [more].

3.  Johnson
John Johnson, coal merchant in Chelsea [more]. This is one of several documents on the case of Whistler v. Johnson (#12202, #12199, #12200, #12210, #12207, #12197).

4.  £10.0.0
Double underlined.