Josephine Butler to 'Dear Albert'

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Typed copy of a letter. Expecting the arrival of Sylph (a horse) and will give a true opinion of her after riding her; thinks there is nothing better for the spirits and mind as well as body. She thanks God for giving her such a friend whose attributes fill her with 'a tender surprise and gratitude and affection' Her brothers want her to write a short, modest memoir of their father [who died early in the year] for themselves and all who loved him.

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