Report of a Drawing-Room Conference on Boarding-Out Pauper Children

Report of a Drawing-Room Conference on Boarding-Out Pauper Children : June, 1876 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Report of a Drawing-Room Conference on Boarding-Out Pauper Children: June, 1876 Then it is said that you have no fit class of people in England to whom to entrust the children. You, Sir Charles, know more about the social and moral condition of rural England than I do; but I have recently heard from persons residing in various districts that in their own counties no difficulty on this score need be anticipated. (hear.) Let me say in conclusion that close, habitual, and vigilant supervision is the key-note of the system. If you can get district committees to undertake the work, and if you can put upon these committees ladies like Mrs. Senior or Miss Hill, I see no reason why the system should not succeed in England as it has succeeded in Scotland. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 56 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 86g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0243289766
  • 9780243289769