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A1 - West Africa (Sierra Leone) Mission - 1803-1934
C E - Early correspondence - 1803-1820
5A - Early correspondence: 8 October 1816 - 15 March 1817: - 1814-1817
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CMS/B/OMS/C A1 E5A/8
1 November 1816: London: Pratt to Butscher [copy]
The Committee did not bring charges against him but rather exonerated him from those brought by others. They defend Mrs. Johnson, whose ability he questioned and feel that in all Butscher is being too high and mighty.
Mrs. Jost's return to England was not justified. Neither was he right to send a native boy with her and no more natives are to be sent without permission. It is possible that economic problems may cause CMS to give up part of the Africa mission.
E5-8: The numbers are all original numbers with minor amendments.
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