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Political: Constituency: North West Manchester: By election defeat., Apr 1908

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 4/19

Scope and Contents

Letters expressing disappointment at WSC's defeat from correspondents including: E Crosfield Pearson; Frank Southern; Reginald Barnes; Lord James of Hereford; John Morley [later Lord Morley of Blackburn]; Sir Edward Grey; Cornelia [Lady] Wimborne [earlier Lady Guest and Lady Cornelia Churchill]; Lady Sarah Wilson [earlier Lady Sarah Churchill]; Ian Malcolm; Hugh Massingham, editor of the Nation; Thomas Garnett; Consuelo [Duchess of Marlborough, later Consuelo Balsan]; Levy Davis of the Manchester Jewish Working Men's Club; Alan St Aubyn; Sir Francis Channing; Alice Guest; F E Smith [later Lord Birkenhead] and James Welldon. Other subjects include: the Ecclesiastical Discipline Bill; the licensing bill; female suffrage; the treatment of WSC by the Daily Mail; and Free Trade.


  • Apr 1908

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1 file(s) (1 bound file (118 folios))

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