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Letter 6456

Lubbock, John & Lubbock, E. F. to Darwin, C. R.

11 Nov [1868]

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    Further arrangements for polling. Everything looks well. [Ellen Lubbock notes, "he is too sanguine – ".]


High Elms, | Farnborough, | Kent.

11 Nov.

Dear Mr. Darwin

All right. I rather thought you would prefer voting later. We must not lose your vote.

Will Parslow kindly arrange who he will bring & let me know.

Everything looks well.

Yours very sincerely | John Lubbock

I'm afraid he is too sanguine—


C Darwin Esq

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    f1 6456.f1
    The year is established by the relationship between this letter and the letter from John Lubbock, 6 November [1868].
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    See letter from John Lubbock, 6 November [1868] and n. 2.
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    Joseph Parslow.
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    The postscript was written by Lubbock's wife, Ellen Frances Lubbock.
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