Mon. P Risse to Madame [Josephine Butler]

Scope and Content

Photocopy of letter. Written from Liege.

Regrets that it is impossible to attend the Conference in person: he can only send fervent wishes for the complete success of her courageous campaign; his sister also sends affectionate greetings.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Conference which M Risse was invited to attend was held in London Jul 1898 by the International Federation

Signature of Christian names uncertain

1st letter of 1st name resembles Ms in letter and therefore might stand for Monsieur. Though we know correct abbreviation for Monsieur is M, and anyhow is not correct in a signature

Biog: Mon P Risse