Josephine Butler to 'Dear Friend' [Miss Forsaith]

Scope and Content

Written from [Ewart Northumberland]. Date end of Jan 1898 because it mentions 'Storm Bell' first issue which appeared Jan 1898

Said she was just sighing over Pewtress's bill for 'Truth before everything' when her welcome cheque arrived. Gives financial arrangements for 'Storm Bell' and 'Truth before Everything'.

Administrative / Biographical History

'Truth before Everything'

This was a pamphlet JB wrote on the occasion of Lady Henry Somerset's letter to the 'Times' (21 Apr 1897) (See note about this in letter of 7 Aug 1897, JB to Miss Priestman)