Russian Ambassador in Paris to the British Committee of the Federation

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Written from Ambassade de Imperiale de Russie, 235 Boulev. St Germain, Paris.

Thanks them for sending him the list of Parliamentary papers on the question of State Regulation of vice in England; found specially useful the reports of the 1879-80 Select Committee and the Minority Report of 1882. On the legal side he asks whether matters were regulated by ordinances issued by local authorities or Parliamentary Acts common to the whole U.K.