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Comment on Burton's "Story of the
Vaccination Crusade in Hackney" (S618: 1904)

Editor Charles H. Smith's Note: A short untitled note printed on page 162 of the 1 November 1904 issue of The Vaccination Inquirer. To link directly to this page, connect with: http://people.wku.edu/charles.smith/wallace/S618.htm

    Dr. A. Russel Wallace has written of Mr. Burton's "Story of the Vaccination Crusade in Hackney":-- "It is most excellently done, and brings out the horrible cruelty and injustice both of the whole of the Vaccination Laws and of our whole legal system, which punishes the poor (by fines) a thousand times as much as the rich, and absolutely denies justice to all who have not wealth."

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