Amelie Humbert to Mrs Tanner

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Written from Neuchatel. Thanks her warmly for the £25. From the LNA with the kind promise of £25. More in Aug; 'It is a great help to our work'. Neuchatel (canton) has just had its first great victory; the abolition of the licensed houses of ill fame officially declared in their Parliament.

Administrative / Biographical History

'The abolition of the licensed houses of ill fame has been officially declared in our Parliament ...'

This was reported in The Sentinel (Jun 1791 p.103). When an account was given of Mrs Butlers campaign in Switzerland during the 4 winter months.

'The Brussels Conference'

This was the International Federation Conference held in 1891 at Brussels 5-7 Oct.