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Letts' Diaries Co

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1886 Company formed to purchase the whole or any part of the business of Letts, Son and Co; half of the directors would be appointed by Cassell and Co and the remainder by Hazell, Watson and Viney Ltd; subscribers to the shares were publishers and printers [1]

1886 Cassell and Co issued a series of diaries bearing the name Letts[2]

Letts' Diaries Co Ltd later became Letts Quickref Diaries

Hazell, Watson and Viney later took a controlling interest[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1886/02/05
  2. The Times, Dec 21, 1886
  3. The Times Aug 01, 1945