John Tulloch, Principal St. Andrew's University to [Rev George Butler]

Scope and Content

Photocopy. Thanks him for sending his verses celebrating Mr Gladstone's 70th birthday [Gladstone was born 29 Dec 1809, therefore the date of the letter must be 10 Jan 1880], but Fraser's Magazine for Feb already more than full; no alternative therefore but to return them.

Administrative / Biographical History

John Tulloch who was Principal of St. Andrews (appointed in 1854) in the summer of 1879 undertook the editorship of 'Fraser's Magazine', holding the post for a year and a half. Biog: John Tulloch (1823-1886); WE Gladstone (1809-1898).