Volume 72: Macarthur family correspondence relating to wine, 1846-1900: No. 274
66 Western Road, Hove,
Brighton July 11 1859
Messrs J & J Macarthur
Having seen some wine of yours in the possession of Mr Joseph Archer lately staying here - which he informs us is grown from the Muscat Grapes - we should be glad to know if you have any quantity and what price you would feel disposed to take for it - or whether you would [indecipherable] send it to London on consignment.
In either case we should be glad to hear from you - as there is just now a scarcity of decent wines from Spain and Portugal - and in the event of our being able to do business would furnish you with