Sister Superior Benedict is from the Ursuline Convent in Quebec Canada. She writes an account of the order of exercises in the school. The letter speaks of a visit to the school by members of Parliament and a description of the program of entertainment for the event as published in the newspapers.
This letter speaks of the advice of the Bishop that the Sisters should leave the area for a year or eighteen months and the advice of others that it would be better to stay. She asks for the advice of Austin.