[stamped in left margin]University College London Galton Papers 158/2M[end stamp]
We have had submitted to us, for Examination,[end underscore] enlarged authentic [italics]Photographs;[end italics] First, of Mr. Roger Tichborne, (date, 1854): Secondly, of the person claiming to be Sir Roger Tichborne, (date, 1874).
[underscore]These Portraits have Geometrically Bisected[end underscore]: and the several divided sections we have ourselves affixed, interchanged, and transferred from one Portrait to another.
[underscore]We are of Opinion that the Perfect Combination[end underscore] and Minute Correspondence of the several sections are [italics]bona fide[end italics] and unimpeachable, and fully justify the conclusion that [italics]one and the same person sat for each portrait.[end italics]
Fredk. Snary, Photographer, [established, 1856] 26, Castle Street, Bristol.
Louis Lowenthall, Photographer, [established, 1858] 14, N. Wine Street, Bristol.
John Hayward, Print-Seller, [established, 1840] 1, Corn Street, Bristol.
Frederick Bowden, Print-Seller, [established, 1850] 27, U. Arcade, Bristol.
H. Gardiner, Ornamental Carver, [30 years] 28, Victoria Place, Clifton.
T. Sherwood, Smith, Practical Surveyor and Land Agent [40 years] 30, Corn St. Bristol.