Sunday, March 07, 2010

02Aug1871, Visiting the Needy

LONDON, August 2nd, 1871.
—Our last tête-à-tête dinner. Eye Infirmary : farewell reading. Abbey. Drove with Atie. P. to Ld. Townshend's school at Chelsea, where I have a Limehouse girl ; thence to an Infant School treat of Stephy's in Lambeth : 200 children to tea at a total cost of abt. 30s. ! ! Yesterday the faithful Briggs drove Atie. P. and me to see the Clapham Incurable Hospital (British Home for Incurables).

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