Press cuttings book

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 CEM/1/1/1/8
  • Former Reference
      GB 133 GC14346.
      GB 133 II A, 8.
  • Dates of Creation
      1893
  • Physical Description

Scope and Content

Leaders, 7 Jan-30 Dec (pp. 1-173).Articles on the new University of Wales, 30 Mar and 24 Nov, and on the new coinage, 6 Feb (pp. 199-200).

Loose material consists of: a letter dated 12 April 1893 inserted at pp. 50-51 from the vicar of the Armenian Church in Manchester, S Baronian[?], in response to the leader on Turkish persecution of the Armenians; letter and enclosure both dated 29 January 1895 inserted at pp. 164-65: original enquiry addressed to A.J. Mundella (President of the Board of Trade and writer of the daily `London Letter' for the Guardian) at the London office of the Guardian, from Garnham Roper, his private secretary at the Board of Trade, requesting back copies of the newspaper which dealt with the report on labour in France; this enquiry was forwarded with a covering letter by Mundella to the Manchester office.

The volume is signed and dated Jan 1893 by Montague on the first page.