Text taken from a feature in The Food Reform Magazine (April-June, 1885 edition). The Dodington vicar was also active within the Church of England Temperance Society and the East Kent branch of the R.S.P.C.A.; as well as a Vice-President of both the Anti-Narcotic League and the Vegetarian Society.
With thanks to the www.henrysalt.co.uk project for procuring the portrait from Fifty Years of Food Reform by Charles W. Forward (Ideal Publishing Union, 1898)
In most cases the above excerpts have appeared in Vegetarian Society journals dating back to 1849. It is with thanks to the VS for their generous policy towards the reproduction of archive material that this project exists.