'I am too isolated here to be able to fix the dates, nor do I know the exact dates of vigilance and other meetings.'
The main meetings which took place in Jun and Jul which affected the LNA were:
* The White Slave Trade Conference, 21-23 Jun
* Friends' Repeal Association, 25 Jun
* International Congress of Women, 26 Jun to 4 Jul
* LNA, 3 Jul
White Slave Trade Conference - Meetings at Westminster Palace Hotel. For fuller account of this with JB's comments, see her letter of 11 Apr to Miss Forsaith; the 'Shield' Jul 1899, p 42, and the 'Storm Bell' for May of this year.
Friends' Repeal Association - held at Devonshire House, See 'Shield' Jul 1899, p 42
International Congress of Women - held at Church House, Westminster. 'Shield' May 1899, p.29; Jul 1899, p.47
LNA - held at Exeter Hall. The 'Shield' Aug 1899, p 49
'We none of us believe in Pasteur.' Pasteur (1822-1895) the famous discoverer of the organism that caused fermentation in alcohol and milk. Some of his later researches were on hydrophobia and for some time the Pasteur Institute, founded in 1888, was the only clinic where hydrophobia could be treated.
Biog: Ida Welhaven, Mr Coote