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of the Greeks. Several attempts had been previously
made to associate the friends of Greece in England, – but they
had failed either because the prime movers wanted influence
or address, notwithstanding

England more
the examples of Germany & Switzerland which had already
notwithstanding
in spite of their limited resources & their political difficulties which were opposed to all expression of public opinion
situations had already sent frequent & efficient aid to the struggling
Greeks. There indeed Philhellenic had partaken of a
religious enthusiasm addresses of the press teemed with addresses pamphlets & books – even in the obscure villages collections had sermons had been preached
prays had been offered up – & no inconsiderable collections
collections made in favor of "Christians fighting the battle of
the cross" – of patriots contending for liberty & for the land of
their fathers.

One of the earliest determinations anxieties of the Greek
Committee was to obtain the most correct & detailed minute information
as to the events which w of what was passing in Greece – as they soon discovered
that no authority attached to the newspaper reports, which
were always or distorted or colored by the spirit of partisanship. No
by newspaper existed in Greece until the Committee
sent typers presses for their establishment, so that no public


Identifier: | JB/110/012/001
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Date_1

Marginal Summary Numbering

Box

110

Main Headings

Folio number

012

Info in main headings field

Image

001

Titles

Category

collectanea

Number of Pages

2

Recto/Verso

recto

Page Numbering

f5 / f6

Penner

sir john bowring

Watermarks

[[watermarks::[partial lion with crown motif]]]

Marginals

Paper Producer

Corrections

Paper Produced in Year

Notes public

ID Number

36002

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