Diary – James Losh – 1 May 1830

Document Type: Diary
Date: 1 May 1830
Correspondent: James Losh
Archive Source: SS Losh Diaries
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I received a letter today from Mrs. Beaumont, mentioning the sudden death of her London Agent, Mr. Hopkins, expressing her great anxiety to see me and earnest wish that I should hasten to London as soon as possible.   Upon mentioning this to Cecilia she greatly approved the plan for my setting out to London without delay.   Mr. Murray was decidedly of the same opinion.
Mr. Murray was the family doctor (E.Hughes note on the published version)

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