Josephine Butler to Mrs Clark

Scope and Content

Written from Avignon. To tell her that her book 'Recollections of George Butler' is about to come out and to commend it to her kind goodwill. Her son George us going to be married so that she will not any longer make his house her home. She is at the moment on her way to stay with Dr Agnes McLaren at Villa de Provence, Cannes. [George's fiancee Mia St. Paul].

Administrative / Biographical History

'George is going to be married.' This was to Mia St Paul 'the orphan heiress'. The marriage took place 19 Jan 1898. (For details about Mia see letter JB to Miss Priestman, 29 Jul 1892).

Biog: Mia St Paul, Dr Agnes McLaren