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Document number: 4041
Date: 26 Feb 1840
Recipient: TALBOT William Henry Fox
Collection: British Library, London, Manuscripts - Fox Talbot Collection
Last updated: 1st September 2003

37 Wigmore St
Cavendish Sqre

26 Feby 1840


We have the honor to acknowledge the receipt of your favor <1> of yesterday’s date annexing an order for 4 doz wine as p Invoice on other side which we trust will reach you safe and an be approved of.

The Port is packed in the middle of the Hamper to prevent as much as possible its being chilled as the weather is now <illegible> for removing Port wine, you will please to have it put in your cellar immediately on arrival – Waiting your further commands which will at all times greatly oblige

We have the honor to be
Your obliged & obedt Servts

Alex Webber & Co

P.S. We have remaining a few cases of champe of a large Parcel which we can strongly recommend at 63/– pr doz if a case is taken


H. F. Talbot Esqr <printed> London <manuscript> 26th Feby 1840


Bought of Alexr Webber & Co
Importers of Foreign Wines, Spirits & Liqueurs,
37 Wigmore Street, Cavendish Square.

3 doz <illegible> Sherrybracket symbol - left48/–9.. 12 –
1 do do Port–
4 Doz Bottles– 12/– <illegible> <&c?> 4/–16 –
£10.. 8..
pr Tanners Waggon this day

H. F. Talbot Esqre
Lacock Abbey



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