Josephine Butler to Miss Forsaith

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Postcard. Written from Switzerland. Date as postmark.

Asking her to address her till Oct to Lausanne and after that to M. Meuricoffre, Perroy, Vaud. Has written to Mr Stuart 'to ask him to speak for God at Nottingham and Sheffield...I grin to see my own composition (the petition) printed by the Government, What a humiliation for the Government.

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'I have written to Mr Stuart to ask him to speak for God at Nottingham and Sheffield'

'On the concluding day of the Church Congress at Nottingham, a meeting was held in the Circus Street Hall to consider the new rules for the regulation of vice in India. The Bp of Hereford presided. He was supported on the platform by the Archdeacon of Manchester, and Mr James Stuart MP. Mr Stuart spoke in the course of the evening. (The Shield Nov 1897 p 55)

Biog: Dr Nevins