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Hanover Square Club.— Proprietary. No special qualification. The admission of members into the club is by election by the committee; three members of the committee forming a quorum. The entrance fee to the club is £21. The subscription for town members is £8 8s.; for country members, £4 4s.; for foreign members (residing beyond the United Kingdom), £2 2s.; and for officers on foreign service, £1 1s.
Charles Dickens (Jr.), Dickens's Dictionary of London, 1879