Josephine Butler to Miss Forsaith

Scope and Content

Postcard. Written from Bern.

Afraid her letters are not reaching people. She has no news from friends for so long. Instructions about Office correspondence.

Administrative / Biographical History

'a fragment about Prophets which I wrote for 'Wings' 'Wings' was the official organ of the 'Women's Total Abstinence Union'; editor Miss Forsaith. JB often contributed on religious subjects, not directly connected with Drink and the Licensing Bill.

'Reply to Lady HS by Dr Bushnell and Mrs Andrew'

'Reply to Lady Henry Somerset by Dr Katharine Bushnell and Mrs Elizabeth Andrew' printed in the Shield of Oct 1897 p 45

This should be read in conjunction with the text of the six propositions made by Lady HS and printed in 'The Times' 21 Apr.

(In the 'Shield' May 1897 p 7)

The 'Reply' is a commentary on Lady HS's scheme with added comments by the 'Shield'

Biog: Dr Bushnell and Mrs Andrew, Lady Henry Somerset