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Leaflet, "Just for a Scrap of Paper"

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"Just for a Scrap of Paper." Below is a photograph of the signatures of the six Plenipotentiaries to the "Scrap of Paper," signed in 1839:- PALMERSTON ..... British Plenipotentiary. SYLVAN VAN DE WEYER...Belgian " SENFFT... Austrian " H. SEBASTIANI French " BÜLOW Prussian " POZZO DI BORGO Russian "

[image of signatures and seals of above-named people] THE KING OF THE BELGIANS' RECENT MESSAGE TO KING GEORGE. "God will surely help our Armies to avenge the atrocities committed on peaceful citizens, and against a country whose ONLY CRIME HAS BEEN THAT SHE REFUSED TO BE FALSE TO HER ENGAGEMENTS. ALBERT." Published by the PARLIAMENTARY RECRUITING COMMITTEE 12, Downing Street, Westminster, and Printed by HARRISON & SONS, St. Martin's Lane, London, W.C. Leaflet No. 10 [Over.