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Next morning, as the school assembled, Baxter brought aMiss Bedfellow. Heard five minutes ago.’
note: ‘Just to let you know that Ethel is safe and sound with
Could "brought a note" mean that he said that to her instead of giving her a piece of paper with the news?
No. It's pretty clear with the quotation marks that it's talking about an actual written-down note.