122 Regent St <1>
1st March 1850
To H F Talbot Esq
I returned only yesterday from the Potteries not finding any letter from you I enquired if you were in Town.
I have a note from Mr Harper <4> that I should like to speak to you about. I am the bearer of this note & can give you his proposal.
Since writing to you from Etruria<5> I have conferred with Mr [illegible deletion] Garrett<6> about a plan for the slabs It is a modification of the one I mentioned. Shall you have time to see me; or shall I write to Lacock?. –
your obedt Servt
T A Malone
I am waiting if you wish to speak to me here. –
1. 122 Regent Street, London: base of Nicolaas Hennemans’ Talbotype or Sun Picture Rooms, later the firm of Henneman & Malone, photographers to the Queen.
2. The Davenport china business was established in 1793 by John Davenport (1765-1848), at Longport, Burslem, Stafforshire.>
3. The Minton china business was established in the late 18th c. by Thoams Minton (1765-1836) at Stoke on Trent, Stafffordshire.
5. Etruria, Staffordshire, home of the Wedgwood china factory.