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Letter from Hugh Holmes to James Lowther, 6 Sep. 1879

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.9271/4/170

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Marlborough asked his opinion about Parker as candidate for Assistant Commissioner of Intermediate Education: 'fair, but by no means striking ability, and a moderately good scholar'; thinks he would be 'too obscure' for post


  • Creation: 6 Sep. 1879


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