Josephine Butler to Miss Forsaith

Scope and Content

Written from [Ewart, Northumberland] (dictated to A Humbert). No year but date of cutting is 14 Jan 1898 and reference to 'Storm Bell' first published in Jan 1898

Sends cutting; is very concerned about the attempt of the Rescue Societies to get a commission which she thinks a far greater danger than the L[ady] H[enry] S[omerset]'s affair. Very pleased to receive cheque, and answer to prayer for the 'Storm Bell'.

Administrative / Biographical History

LHS's affair = Lady Henry Somerset's affair

See Notes to letters, 1 & 13 Jul 1897 and 3 Feb 1898