Mr Edmondson to Mr Wilson

Scope and Content

Written from Halifax. Comments on the meeting at Leeds; on whether Mr Applegarth should be invited to the meeting on the whole, yes; Mrs Butler and others...could meet them any day that week.

Administrative / Biographical History

'arrangements are on foot for this meeting' - This was the meeting on Friday 17 Jan at the Trades Union Congress at Leeds held the week beginning the 13th to which delegates to the Congress were invited. They were addressed by JB and others (See letter of 27 Dec 1872 and for a further account of the meeting see the 'Shield' 25 Jan pp 25, 28)

'Applegarth ... another Tiverton letter' For other views on A see letters of Mme Venturi to HJ Wilson 6 Nov 1872; JB to HJ Wilson 1 Jan 1873; Mr Edmondson to HJ Wilson 27 Dec 1872

Biog: Rev HJ Ellison; R Applegarth