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Record NG5/163/4

Archive reference number NG5/163/4

Editor of The Daily Telegraph informing Mr Wornum that a contradiction of the 'appalling story' (re lighted candle in National Gallery roof) will appear in the paper on the following day

Date 7 Mar 1866

Record type Item

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