Letter from Robert Owen to James Rigby

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Manuscript letter forwarding Rigby some short notices to put in the daily newspapers with Owen’s advertisements. Owen gives Rigby instructions to give copies of Robert Owen’s Life to various newspapers. Owen goes on to say that before publishing the Social Science League, Rigby should have the manuscript for four weeks prepared in advance.

Owen concludes by saying that the Monday Times came this morning but he cannot find anything on their plans and proceedings. Owen also says he has no yet received the Daily Birmingham Press with his advertisement in.