Reference numberNLB/5/437
Alternative reference numberNLB/5 p167
TitleCopy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Messrs Simmonds Brothers, 3a Sloane Street, S.W.
Date11 June 1891
Description'Our annual soirée takes place next Wednesday, June 17th. We want the Staircase, doorway of reception room; & supper-table decorated. Will you undertake this, and do what you can for £10? The press view takes place at 4.30pm & it is advisable to get the main part of the decoration done before that hour'.
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