Sunday, 8 March 2015

1265 : Words From 125 Years Ago


"Before performing the ceremony assigned him, Mr Anderson assured those present that he appreciated very highly the honour conferred upon him by the committee and his fellow townsmen in the request to lay the memorial stone of the Town Hall. He would much rather have left the duty to some distinguished person from some other part of the country ("No")"
THE LEEDS MERCURY 23 JUNE 1890

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