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St. Stephen’s Club, Victoria Embankment, S.W. —The only persons eligible for membership are those who profess and maintain Constitutional and Conservative principles. The committee have power to select for ballot twenty candidates annually from those duly proposed and seconded, who shall be called selected members. The election of members is by ballot in committee. Entrance fee, £31 10s. ; subscription, £10 10s.
Charles Dickens (Jr.), Dickens's Dictionary of London, 1879