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Darwin Correspondence Project

To John Higgins   18 December [1852]

Down Farnborough Kent

Dec. 18th.

My dear Sir

I am much obliged for your note & for your remittance of £188 . s 15 . d 2. to my account.1 I am very glad to hear that agricultural affairs are improving a little. With respect to Rent, I feel sure you will do what is right.

Believe me | My dear Sir | Yours sincerely | C. Darwin J. Higgins Esq

Footnotes

CD recorded the receipt of the sum of £189 10s. 2d. in his Classed account book (Down House MS) on 8 January 1853. His Account book indicates that he gave John Higgins the sum of 15s. on 19 December 1852.

Summary

Discusses his account. Mentions the rent.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-1494
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
John Higgins
Sent from
Down
Source of text
Lincolnshire Record Office
Physical description
1p

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 1494,” accessed on 16 December 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-1494

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 5

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