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Rt. Hon H.H. Asquith addresses the crowd at the opening of Morley Town Hall

Rt. Hon H.H. Asquith addresses the crowd at the opening of Morley Town Hall

16-October-1895. The group is on the front steps of the Town Hall. Mr Asquith had been Foreign Secretary of the recently deposed Liberal Government. The Mayor of Morley, Charles Scarth (1846-1921) is to the right of Mr Asquith, wearing his chain of office.