National Anti-Corn Law League Membership Card
Accrington & Lancashire
Howarth, Betty; Bright, John
This is a membership card for the National Anti-Corn Law League. It belonged to Betty Howarth who was the 16 271 member of the Anti Corn Law League. It features a line from the Book of Proverbs "He that witholdeth corn, the people shall curse him".
Betty Howarth lived in Accrington. It is possible she attended the Anti-Corn Law meetings which were held at the Red Lion Pub in the town.