Reference numberCB/1/2/42
Alternative reference numberBLA.B.194
TitleLetter from John Blagden, Gray's Inn to Charles Blagden, Physician in Gloucester
Date23 July 1771
DescriptionEncloses a bank bill for £20 - £15 of which is for his aunt. Hopes to be able to help find Dick a situation. Discusses ridiculousness of the Bishop and Lord Mansfield. Discusses outcome of parliamentary election for Monmouthshire and the qualities of the new Member of Parliament. Deplores attack on Miss Gough. Hill and Theakston send their compliments. He hopes to be in Gloucestershire by the middle of next month.
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