Online Edition published 1999 by The Blavatsky Archives Online.
From H.P. Blavatsky to the Theosophists of the United States
and the American Theosophical Council
Dated September 27, 1887
17 Landsdowne Road
Sept 27, 1887
To the Theosophists of the United States and the American Theosophical Council
Dear Brothers and Sisters,
The Convention held April 1887, in the United States having left open the appointment or office of President by order of the Secret Council of the Holy Brotherhood which appointed me & conferred upon me my original powers as Founder of the Society, I do hereby, in virtue of those powers appoint Dr. Elliot Coues, President of the Gnostic Theosophical Society, Washington, D.C. to be President of the American Theosophical Council from this date until the next regular convention & direct my Co-founder, W.Q. Judge, General Secretary in America to notify all Branches of this Appointment. The President will uphold & carry out the present Constitution of April 1887.
By order of the Secret
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