Please to make my respectful compliments to Lady Rothes , and keep me in the
memory of all the little dear family , particularly Mrs. Jane . I am , sir , your
affectionate humble servant , - SAM , JOHNSON . ” Johnson's charity to the poor
4 The lady to whom this letter was addressed , and for whom Dr. Johnson had a
high regard , died in Westminster , at the age of eighty , Nov. 1 , 1807 . MALONE .
( One Sunday evening , at the time he was first declining , Miss Reynolds sent to
Make my compliments to Mrs. Cobb , and Miss Adey , and my old friend , Hetty
Bailey , and to all the Lichfield ladies . I am , dear madam , yours , affectionately ,
“ SAM . JOHNSON . " p . 203 . On the day on which this letter was written , he thus
You , dear sir , have , I hope , a more cheerful scene ; you see George fond of his
book , and the pretty misses airy and lively , with my own little Jenny equal to the
best : and in whatever can contribute to your quiet or pleasure , you have Lady ...
... of your plea against the solicitors . I am , dear sir , your most affectionate , “
SAM . JOHNSON . ” [ “ TO MRS . GASTRELL AND MRS . ASTON . Pemb . MSS . “
London , Bolt - court , Fleet - street , 30th March , 1782 . “ DEAREST LADIES ...
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