In fact the SS's wanted to call a physician for Jane
Written by Adrian
(5/4/2007 1:50 p.m.)
in consequence of the missive, Apothecary vs physician, penned by jeremy
Bingley urged Mr. Jones's being sent for immediately; while his sisters, convinced that no country advice could be of any service, recommended an express to town for one of the most eminent physicians. (Ch. 8)
Presumably Lizzy refused on thinking of the expense.