Mary Wood-Allen to Josephine Butler

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  • Reference
      GB 106 3JBL/38/50
  • Former Reference
      GB 106 4901
  • Dates of Creation
      2 Nov 1897
  • Physical Description
      1 item

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Written from Buffalo New York.

Begging her in the name of the Purity Workers of the National WCTU (Woman's Christian Temperance Union) to retain her position as World Suptd.

Administrative / Biographical History

Mary Wood Allen (Superintendent Purity Department, WCTU)

'We beseech you most earnestly that you will retain your position as World's Superintendent, to which you have been re-elected'

See notes letter of 3 Jun 1897 JB to Miss Forsaith where the Toronto Convention World's WCTU of 26 Oct is dealt with and JB's letter read out at the Convention, giving her reasons for resigning from the Office of Superintendent.

Biog: Mr Gregory