J Armitage, Dramatist

J Armitage was a dramatist, whose plays ‘received the compliments of many distinguished people’ according to a photo feature in the┬áLeeds Mercury, dated Saturday, 7 June, 1913. A Jesse Armitage appears in the 1911 census for Horbury; then aged 24, he was employed as a railway clerk. He lived in the family home, at 4 […]