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December 22, 1913

A "Revolutionary" form of protest today by Reverend Anna Howard Shaw, president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. She told the tax collector that she would neither list nor voluntarily pay taxes on her property and advised all other voteless women to do the same.
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December 21, 1917

The long battle to get Congress to approve the Susan B. Anthony (woman suffrage) Amendment is nearly over, according to Carrie Chapman Catt, president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. She returned to New York today following the recent N.A.W.S.A. convention, and told those who greeted her that
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December 18, 1915

Though New York State's suffrage referendum went down to defeat on November second, Harriot Stanton Blatch said today that she and a number of other suffragists are still determined to cast their votes in next November's Presidential election, and have figured out a way to legally do it. How? Well, since a ballot
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December 16, 1918

A spectacular procession, followed by a stunning protest in favor of woman suffrage, took place this afternoon at the Lafayette Monument in Washington, D.C. The reason for the demonstration - held on the anniversary of the Boston Tea Party in 1773 - was to call attention to the fact that President Wilson arrived
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December 15, 1914

The Maxwell Motor Company's salesroom on "Automobile Row" at Broadway and Fifty-ninth Street in Manhattan took on a delightfully feminist air today. The company inaugurated its new policy of employing women to demonstrate and sell automobiles - and will even be paying them on the same basis as men. On hand to take
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December 9, 1909

American suffragist Alice Paul has been freed from London's Holloway Prison! Denied "political prisoner" status, she began a hunger strike immediately after her arrival, and was force-fed twice a day after 11 November. Though quite weak from her ordeal, she said today that she had no regrets, and would engage in
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December 8, 1913

A hundred banner-bearing members of the National American Woman Suffrage Association marched to the White House today and were cordially received by President Wilson. That he had previously agreed to meet with so many suffragists was in and of itself a boost for our cause, but there was also a degree of
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