J. Odger to [James R.] Beard on the lack of 'spirit de corps' among former students of the Board, particularly when contrasted with Manchester New College. Talks of the success or otherwise of different initiatives to overcome this, and welcomes current initiatives.
Legal letter in which the signatories undertake not to alter or vary the £1,000 of Ordinary Consolidated Stock in the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway Company held as trustees for the UHMB. Contained in envelope with 'H.M.B. Mr Fielden's donation' on front.