Josephine Butler to Mr Wilson

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Written from Liverpool. Meeting finally fixed for 11.30 at Euston Hotel. She wants a small meeting for business; most of the money to go abroad and the letters of introduction were from the Committee of the Friends' Association and they ask for a formal report. Worried about her University boys who both need her help at the present time.

Administrative / Biographical History


'The public meeting in London seems likely to be a failure'

This took place 4 Mar at Westminster, Palace Hotel. Mrs Butler read a paper on her Continental work (For further details see 'Shield' 15 Mar 1875 pp 76, 77)

Biog: Barton Dell; Mr Banks; E Backhouse; George Gillet; Barclay; Alsop; Edmondson; Mrs Kenway; RF Martineau