Josephine Butler to George Butler (son)

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Written from Naples. 'Middle of the night'. To tell him they had to send for the doctor that evening as his father got more and more feverish all day; doctor diagnosed the attack as of a 'malarial character' [See letter of Rev George to his son 28 Mar]. The next morning he seemed better, but he will have to be very careful not to get a relapse.