Colonel Malone, ex-MP, turned communist

September 2007

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Colonel Malone, ex-MP, turned communist

Includes a petition from Colonel Malone to the Home Secretary protesting the nature of his imprisonment in Pentonville Prison, which is promptly refused. Notice of the death of the prisoner's mother is followed by officials deciding whether or not to allow him to attend the funeral, given the gravity of his crime. Clippings from various newspapers including The Times and The Daily Mail provide details of his arrest and quotations from the speech that led to his imprisonment for sedition.

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