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Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 81, April 8-9, 1852

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Identifier: DX01110824

Title: Thomas Butler Gunn Diaries: Volume 4, page 81, April 8-9, 1852

Description: Comments on the restaurant, Rainbow.


called, then Lockington. Subsequently [Edwin A.] Weed and Dickinson the Engravers, with the news that [Joseph] Woodward had quitted proprieter-ship of the Lantern. [John] Brougham, (and perchance others) to carry it on. Down town to dinner. Met Brougham and [Richard B.] Hutchings in the bar, after, talking very eagerly. To Lantern Office. [Frank] Bellew & the rest there. Return through the wet. Work on wood. Called in at Lockingtons going to supper, (Holbrook having called on me.) [Alfred] Waud there. And he sat at an adjacent table in the dining room while I supped. Work in the evening. Small blocks for Reveille.

9. Friday. Lockington came. Drawing for the “Pick” &c. To dinner at the “Rainbow” at 1/2 past 2. I like the place — it has somewhat of an old-fashioned air — tall windows, dark spaces between, and irregularly shaped room. Lockington’s

Rights: NoC-US


Dates: 1852-04-08

Type(s): Diary

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

Subjects: Restaurants
Publishers and publishing


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