Reference numberNLB/5/1155
Alternative reference numberNLB/5 p459
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Messrs Harrison & Sons
Date16 January 1892
Description'Do you want a messenger? The little boy we have been trying as a messenger is not quite strong enough for our lifting work, but we can recommend him as the son of very respectable parents. He is a very good little boy, & very intelligent. Name: Edward Fitzgerald. I shall be glad to have proof of list of portraits as soon as possible'.
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