Report of the Proceedings of the Cheltenham Benevolent & Anti-Mendicity Society, During the Year 1829, Being the Third Year of Its Operations; Together with and Appeal on its Behalf.

By: POOR [CLOSE, Rev. F.]

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8vo. pp. 24. Disbound. In addition to relief to the sick poor [the distribution of coal and nourishment tickets], the society also paid a premium [bounty] of 2s. 6d. to the constables on the commitment of any vagrant to prison whom they have found begging. No locations traced.

Title: Report of the Proceedings of the Cheltenham Benevolent & Anti-Mendicity Society, During the Year 1829, Being the Third Year of Its Operations; Together with and Appeal on its Behalf.

Author Name: POOR [CLOSE, Rev. F.]

Categories: History::,

Publisher: Cheltenham: J.J. Hadley, printer, [1829]:

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