Mr RF Martineau to Mr Wilson

Scope and Content

Written from Birmingham. About A[pplegarth] would it not be best to ascertain if he is sound by private friendly correspondence, the same is being done for the Birmingham delegate.

Administrative / Biographical History

'It seems desirable to keep A[pplegarth] with us'

This doubt about Applegarth's loyalty to their principles see note letter of 6 Nov 1872 Mme Venturi to HJ Wilson. See also letter from JB to Mr HJ Wilson and Mr J Edmondson to Mr JH Wilson Dec 27 1872

Biog: Mr R Applegarth; Mr Ainge; RF Martineau