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MRS. WM. SHORE

30 March [1828]

News of Mrs. Sydney Shore, Miss Lydia Shorel.who are at Embley; her cousins the Hibberts are coming on Saturday; describes finding and burying a dead tit and gives her Epitaph on a Tom-tit2. Papa has been a-hunting fox; asks if Nelson is alive.
3p CLAYDON
Xerocopy: WELLCOME INST
1. Cousins. Lydia Shore died in 1864.
2. Epitaph on a Tom-tit is quoted in Woodham-Smith, Florence Nightingale, London, Constable, 1950, p.7.

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