Mr Wilson to the Executive

Scope and Content

Deals with applications of three candidates for agencies: Mr Swan, Mr Lacon, Mr Burgess. Mrs Butler, Mr Edmondson and himself have studied the applications. They recommend Mr Swan to be appointed and would recommend the appointment of a second. The meeting in Leeds last Friday was good judging by results.

Administrative / Biographical History

NCL, Pitsmoor, Sheffield, 20 Jan 1873

The meeting in Leeds on Friday

See note letter of 6 Jan 1873 JB to Miss Priestman

'friends in Scotland and the Midland Counties are eagerly enquiring for Agents'

Advertisements were appearing in the 'Shield' at this time from both the Central Office and Provincial Branches asking for applications for the post of Agent

Biog: Agents: Mr WT Swan; Mr J Lacon; Mr W Burgess.

Mr Raper; Mr Edmondston