Josephine Butler to 'Dear Friends' [Miss Forsaith etc.]

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Photocopy of a letter. Written from [Wooler, Northumberland].

Not to trouble to send her 'Wings' [see note to letter of Nov 1900]. She is overcome 'with weeping and sorrow. A new and heavy and most unexpected trial has fallen on our family, and my heart aches past bearing, for the sufferers' [she does not disclose what it is].