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Hannah Kay [mother]. Letter to James Phillips Kay.

Dated at: Meadowcroft [Rochdale, Lancashire].

She tells him that she and Hannah [daughter] had hoped to visit him in Manchester for a few days, but their plans have been thwarted. She encloses several pound notes to pay for a coat for him. She says that papa is recovering from an attack of spasmodic rheumatism. She reports an attack upon two elderly people in the neighbourhood.

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