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Old 10th July 2018, 12:03   #1
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L Or E Cursive?

AS title states, is this L.Jefferies or E.Jefferies?
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Old 10th July 2018, 12:54   #2
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Re: L Or E Cursive?

I would say E Jeffries

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Re: L Or E Cursive?

I agree with Amanda - it's an E

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I agree with Amanda - it's an E

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Appreciate the reply. Does it look like the person wrote it directly as an E or purposely made it look like an L at the same time?

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Re: L Or E Cursive?

To many curves for an L

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Re: L Or E Cursive?

It looks nothing like an L

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Re: L Or E Cursive?

https://www.quora.com/How-do-you-wri...l-E-in-cursive

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Thank you Dave and to the rest who posted. This is great help!

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