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Samuel L. Hamilton to Governor John St. John

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Wellington, Kansas  July 10  1880

His Excellency, J. P. St John

Topeka Ks

Dear Sir

I write you at the request of our temperance people and invite you to Wellington to deliver a temperance address, at as early a date as may be convenient for you to do so.  We have organized a Prohibition Club here, but as yet the temperance movement has received very little impetus, and we are desirious that the ball should be set in motion with a good rousing meeting soon, one to which our business men generally would care to attend.  If you can favor us with an appointment very

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soon, it will be highly appreciated by us.

I am Sir, with great respect

Your Obt. Svt

Sam'l  L Hamilton

Pres Prohi. Club        

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