[Mrs Stansfield] to Maidie

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  • Reference
      GB 106 9/26/270
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 ALC/4283
  • Dates of Creation
      20 Jan 1922
  • Physical Description
      1 item

Scope and Content

Telling her about the dispute with the unemployed in Reading about the reduction in the scale of benefits. After the meeting where the new scale was passed she had to walk through 'a hooting, swearing, threatening mob' of unemployed. The crowd followed her home and she received a deputation of three who asked her to resign but she refused and finally they went off.