Penmanship

Dear CF,

So much to discuss! But quickly: did you hear about Nicholas Maxim, the 10-year-old boy born without hands who won a penmanship competition? I just came across this as I was browsing through the Bodleian’s archives and enjoyed the echo. Matthew Buchinger was born without hands or feet and wrote this back in 1736:

Fondly,

M

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  1. Pingback: HANDLESS MATTHEW BUCHINGER WAS AWESOME. « Millicent and Carla Fran

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