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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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December 7, 1913

No Sunday rest for National American Woman Suffrage Association National Board members or the 48 State representatives who are spending today busily planning what to say to President Wilson tomorrow at the White House. The meeting has become even more important amid a growing consensus that three days of testimony
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December 6, 1913

Persistence pays! After fifty-five National American Woman Suffrage Association convention delegates vowed to stay in Washington, D.C., all winter if that was what had to be done in order to meet with President Wilson, he has agreed to receive a N.A.W.S.A. deputation at the White House at 1 p.m. on the day after
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December 5, 1913

"We are going to see President Wilson if it takes all Winter." That was the statement given out today by the National American Woman Suffrage Association on the final day of its convention here in Washington, D.C. After Ruth Hanna McCormick and Madeline McDowell Breckenridge were unable to arrange a meeting with
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December 4, 1913

Unusually strong words on this, the sixth day of the National American Woman Suffrage Association's convention in Washington, D.C. In a speech to the delegates, the usually tactful Carrie Chapman Catt, president of N.A.W.S.A. from 1900 to 1904, declared that women demanded the vote nationwide without delay, and "
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