Dear Mr Wuerpel
We were so sorry you couldn't come last night, but will you come tonight? We shall be delighted if you will -
1. [January 1893/June 1894?]
This may relate to the World's Columbian Exposition, Department of Fine Arts, Chicago, 1893; Wuerpel was on the Jury in Paris.
4. Mr Davis
5. safe voyage
'Wish ... safe voyage' is written at right-angles to the main text, in the left-hand margin.