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1897 Partnership dissolved. '...the Partnership heretofore subsisting between Walter James Matthews and Frederick Richard Searle carrying on business as Engineers and Bicycle Manufacturers as the Reindeer Cycling and Engineering Company at 5 Beaufoy-terrace South Lambeth-road London has been dissolved by consent as from this date. The said Frederick Richard Searle will continue the business...'