Autograph letter to Hugo requesting a contribution to a special issue offered by Le Radical in aid of the refugees. Rafin adds that in London Hugo's decision not to stand for Algiers in the elections, leaving the field free for Crémieux, is much regretted.
Written at Jersey.
Marked 'r' (répondu) in Hugo's hand, with 'envoyé la lettre' (sent the letter).
Rafin is unidentified.