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seem to have been built upon until the reign LONDON, SATURDAY, JANUARY 6, 1912.

of Charles II.

The leases to the Earl of St. Albans' CONTENTS.-No. 106.

trustees expired in 1740, and further leases NOTES :- United Service Club and Pall Mall, 1-- James of the seventeen houses were granted by Townsend, M.P., 2-Signs of old London, 4-Dolben's the Crown for terms which expired in 1810. Poems-A Dickens Toy book, 5-Pepys's ‘Diary': Bray. The houses were stated to be in a ruinous brooke Edition-De Quincey: the Murderer liams“Cinematograph": "Cinemacolor"-The King Over the condition in 1739, and were then to be Water"---Blindfolded Man: Japanese Variants, 6–“Nose rebuilt. Ultimately the houses came into of wax "-Miniature of Mary, Queen of Scots, 7.

Wales QUERIES : Dinner Jacket-Kings with Special Titles (George IV.), and were occupied by some

the possession of the Prince of Edgar Allan Poe's Mother : Elizabeth Arnold, Decorated Shoe-Horns: R. Mindum - Dean Swift : 'Rev. of the members of his establishment up to Gery -- Sir

Davenant's Entertainment, about 1826, when he relinquished the occuRutland House-J. R. : Letters to Lord Orrery Family: 8-Patrick Archer, Merchant - Mrs. Gordon, 9–pation of Carlton Palace adjoining. The

Latin Phrase for "Mistletoe for the New Year," 10. houses were then demolished, and the REPLIES :-Sir Francis Drake at the Middle Temple, 10–present row of houses was built on the site.

Keats's 'Ode to a Nightingale,' 11-Mistletoe -"Salamander," a Heavy Blow, 12—London Corporation and the Almost the first break was made in 1881, Medical Profession Bennetto, 13 - Irving's Sketch. when what is now 123, Pall Mall, was built Book' Catalogue of Honor: Maida, la Riding the by the Life Association of Scotland. high "of a Blasé' matical Transactions'-"Sabbath day's journey." 15

The United Service Club was built in Gordon's 'Geography'--Lackington's Medals, 16.-J. 1826, and extended eastwards by the destrucSuasso de Lima - FitzGerald and N. & Q.' - Matthew Prior : Major Daniel Gotherson, 17—Straw under Bridges tion of a house in 1858–9. It is now to be

Latter Lammas " - Penge as a Place - Name - extended still further by the destruction of “ Wigesta" Murderers reprieved for Marriage The 118 and 119, Pall Mall. Robber's Cave'-Fire-Papers, 18 - Casanoviana : Edward Tiretta, 19.

There is a certain appropriateness in the NOTES ON BOOKS:- The Chilterns and the Vale - absorption of these houses, for both of them

• Denominative Verbs in English • Whitaker's Almanack" and "Whitaker's Peerage, 1912– Reviews and have been connected in a roundabout way Magazines.

with the Services : No. 119, latterly, by Notices to Correspondents.

housing Hugh Rees, Ltd., military booksellers, who have moved into the Howell

& James's block in Lower Regent Street. Notes.

I am, however, more interested in No. 118, through having lived there for sixteen and a half years.

Its military associations are THE UNITED SERVICE CLUB AND peculiarly interesting. They begin with PALL MALL.

William Cobbett, who enlisted in the 54th

Foot in 1783. He started publishing in 1796, "THE forthcoming extension of the United his shop (in 1800) being at “The Crown and Service Club at the expense of the adjoining Mitre,”* 18, Pall Mall. He disposed of his busiproperty, No. 118 and No. 119, Pall Mall, ness in March, 1803, to a man named Hardy, suggests a note on the lines of the interesting who was succeeded at the end of the same articles which the late MR. W. E. HARLAND- year by John Budd (Edward Smith's “WilOXLEY contributed from time to time on liam Cobbett, i. 308). In June, 1810, changes in Westminster, and may help that Cobbett was prosecuted, along with Budd, desirable work, a history of Pall Mall to Hansard, and Bagshaw, for an article in date.

The Register (of 1 July, 1809) on flogging Through the courtesy of the Office of in the Army, and the four of them were Woods, I learn that the site of the doomed sentenced to varying terms of imprisonment, houses is within the bailiwick or manor of Budd getting two months. At this time St. James's-in-the-Fields, which was pur- Budd was at 100, Pall Mall. In 1813 the chased by the Crown from the Abbot of business belonged to E. Budd, and in 1814 Westminster in the reign of Henry VIII. the firm became Budd and Calkin, and Part of the manor was granted on leases by moved to 98, Pall Mall in 1822.

Budd was Queen Henrietta Maria ad her trustees, probably a Cornishman, and may have been and by Charles II., to trustees for Henry connected with Edward Budd (1771-1853) Jermyn, Earl of St. Albans, who granted of the West Briton, Truro (Boase's .Collecsub-leases of a plot of land at the east end tanea Cornubiensia,' p. 115: Add. MSS. 29, of the south side of Pall Mall, with seventeen 281, f. 187). small houses thereon. No. 118, Pall Mall, On 5 July, 1827, a ninety-nine years' stands on part of this ground, which does not lease was granted to George William Budd

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