Letter from Samuel Smiles to Miss Broughton
- Smiles, Samuel
Concerns 'the unfortunate inventor Richard Roberts' about whom she had enquired and who had just died in poor circuMS/tances. He explains that a subscription has been in progress privately, which may now be made a public subscription, adding that Roberts left an only daughter unprovided for, and mentioning the funeral which had taken place at Kensal Green the day before.
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