NOTE: ?Walter? [possibly Alfred Russel Wallace?]; Letter from Ernest F. Bates to Walter from 417 High Rd, Chiswick, dated Oct 24th 1903, thanking the addressee for his letter (of condolence?) to E. F. Bates' mother. This letter may have been intended for Alfred Russel Wallace, with the name 'Walter' having been inserted by mistake.
typical letter handwritten in English and signed by author.