Mr Edmondson to Mr Wilson

Scope and Content

Written from Halifax. Asks him to add the following subscribers to his list from Kendal and Bolton. Northern Times: has he seen our advert and the leader? He will attend meeting arranged by Hardy at Nelson News of Bolton, Cockermouth and of Burgess and Swan also Mr WR Callender.

Administrative / Biographical History

'as soon as we see a Govt settled in and no immediate prospect of an election' - See note in JB's letter to her husband of 15 Mar 1873 on 'I think the Govt will all go in again'

'Pontefract' - Refers to the Pontefract election held Aug 1872. See note in letter JB to Mr HJ Wilson 23 Aug 1872

'Ministerial crisis' - See note above

Biog: Edward Whitwell; J Hardy; JP Thomasson; W Burgess; Fothergill; Swan; WR Callender