Jany 12th 1833
In compliance with your request, I return you an answer but as you did not send a notice according to the Rules of the Selwood Foresters <1> the last Dinner stands due against you six shillings and sixpence
Your Most obedt Servt
William HoittNB. You had better send a similar Notice to the secretary of the Society or your name will be printed in the Lists.
H. F. Talbot Esqre M.P.
1. The Selwood Foresters, an archery society and social club that attracted wealthy members and held regular archery competitions.