To John Higgins 2–3 December 
Down Bromley Kent
My dear Sir
I cannot remember whether I acknowledged your last note— — Anyhow I hope to meet you on the 10th,1 as near as I can arrive by 1 o’clock at Woods’ Hotel Furnival Inn.2
Your’s very faithfully | C. Darwin
P.S. | I have just received your note, enclosing your account, & I have received information from the Union Bank, that they have placed to my account from you £225 : 6s : 5d, for which I am much obliged.—3 Dec. 3d.
P.S. When we meet you must tell me, whether you wd. prefer yearly a receipt on a stamp now that the stamp-laws are altered4
Arranges meeting. Discusses his account.
Please cite as
Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 1541,” accessed on 25 February 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-1541