[7?] Sackville Street
June 18 1840
Understanding that a requisition has been forwarded to you to call a County meeting for the purpose of addressing her Majesty <1> on her Providential escape from the late attack which has been made upon her, may I beg the favor of you, if not too late, to add my name to the requisition.
I have the honor to be Sir Your Very Obedient Servt
W. B Brodie
M.P. for Salisbury.
The High Sheriff
of the County of Wilts
1. Victoria (1819–1901), Queen of the United Kingdom (1837–1901), Empress of India (1876–1901).
2. Lady Elisabeth Theresa Feilding, née Fox Strangways, first m Talbot (1773–1846), WHFT’s mother.