Reclamation. Miss Rye, a noble Englishwoman, has just made her thirtysecond voyage across the Atlantic with a cargo of “ wastrels,” or street waifs —girls coliccted from the highways of Loudon. These girls are taken to Canada and placed in highly respectable families, and in almost every instance have obtained comfortable homes and led virtuous lives. The work has been carried on for about ten years.
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Ashburton Guardian, Ashburton Guardian, Volume I, Issue 8, 14 October 1879
Untitled Ashburton Guardian, Volume I, Issue 8, 14 October 1879
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