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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 12, page 205, May 12-14, 1860

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Identifier: DX02991734

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 12, page 205, May 12-14, 1860

Description: Mentions passing Lotty Kidder in the street, who was walking with a new admirer.

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Lotty [Kidder] with a new Victim.

of pictures and dropped into Pfaffs afterwards. Rain.

13. Sunday. Chores and [phonography]; [George] Boweryem up a good deal, talking. Wrote letter to Bob Gun in the afternoon. [A.F.] Banks came. Out with him, left him, called unsuccessfully at [Jesse] Haney’s, and Wall’s boarding-houses. Going down Broadway, near to Bleecker, passed — Lotty, with a young fellow “neat, trimly-dressed,” his nose in the air, evidently in a state of extreme complacency. She was nicely-dressed and looked abominably handsome, gave me a nod, a smile and a look of the bi big brown eyes and went her way. After supping to Edwards’, [E.H.] Chapins’, then to 745 [Broadway] again, where I stopped till near 12, an hour later than usual. Haney, [Charles] Honeywell and anon [James] Morris there. Talked with Morris Matty [Edwards] all the time. I think Honeywell’s nose is permanently out of joint there, and that all these girls are naturally, femininely dissatisfied at their lack of definite lovers — fellows who will do. They’re good enough and pretty enough to deserve ‘em.

14. Monday. Wrote to George Bolton. At "Momus" work most of the day. Billington up, to read an article he had written with the

coverage:New York, New York, Church Street

Rights: NoC-US

Place:

Dates: 1860-05-12

Type(s): Diary
Page

Maker/Creator: Gunn, Thomas Butler, 1826-1903

Subjects: Diaries

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