describes how, having overheard Joe Allen tell a friend, in the gallery of the Society of British Artists, to " look out for our first number; we shall take the town by storm!"
This was answered by John Frith,
the Reformer, who is credited with having achieved John Rastell's conversion.
There they dispatched a messenger into the island to inform Lord Mar that Sir William Wallace was on the banks of the Frith
waiting to converse with him.