Josephine Butler to Maurice Gregory

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Written from The Cottage Hotel Wooler, Northumberland

Asking if he can help her to get a pamphlet written by Mr Samuel J Capper on the subject of moral purity. He has written begging her to say a word in the 'Storm-Bell' in favour of it. She has been 'rather seriously ill' for 3 weeks so she has had to work from her bed as a 'Spirit wrestler'

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'I have been rather seriously ill for 3 weeks'

See letter from Newcastle on Tyne of 11 Mar, JB to Stanley

'begs me to say a word in The 'Storm Bell' in favour of a pamphlet which he has published'

JB's newssheet 'Storm Bell' ran from Jan 1898 to Jul 1900

Biog: Mr Samuel J Capper Mr Gregory