Josephine Butler to Emily [Ford]

Scope and Content

Photocopy. Written from Territet, Montreux. Expressing her heartfelt thanks for Emily's offer of money to cover the expenses of an invalid carriage with courier so that the Canon need never leave the carriage throughout the journey [£25-30 seems to cover the expenses] Told her again how much she had enjoyed Mrs Sumner's visit. So uplifted and cheered by the news had she been that she has 'actually been able to have two meetings here and at Vevey'. Though she was so weak and could not stand long, the meetings had been great success.

Administrative / Biographical History

6 Dec [1886] Biog: Miss Emily Ford; Mrs Ford; Mrs Sumner; Lady Mount Temple.