Victorians Institute Journal
"Until recently, it had been presume that after William Morris was arrested on September 21, 1885, in a me lee at the Thames Police Court, he made no public comment on the incident (Thompson 398). Norman Kelvin's edition of Morris's letters, however, includes a letter about the incident to the Daily News published on September 23, 1885 (Morris 456-57). To this letter may now be added the following interview with Morris printed in the Pall Mall Gazette, also on September 23, 1885, p. 4..."
Meyers, Terry L., An Interview with William Morris, September, 1885: His Arrest and Freedom of Speech (1991). Victorians Institute Journal, 19, 189-195.