M. Humbert to Josephine Butler

Scope and Content

Manuscript copy of extract of letter. M. Humbert expressed his sense of the continuing urgency of the situation in the world at large. He ends: 'This danger still exists so long as there remains a single market for slaves under the regulation system'.

Date: This was probably written at the same time as the letter from M. Humbert to JB dated 7 Nov 1886 when she was staying in Switzerland nursing her husband through an illness which nearly proved fatal.