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Victory At Last?
After the Representation of the People Act became law in February 1918, around 8.4 million women were granted the vote. This was roughly 43 per cent of all adult women in Britain, but still only applied to those over 30 who met certain property quali
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The Lonesome Death Of Percy Smith
Percy Smith died on 24 March 1945. The biography included in the book See How They Grow, coauthored by Smith but published posthumously, declares that his death was the “result of bombing toward the end of World War II”, but this is incorrect. Smith
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The Pioneering Pankhursts
Emmeline Goulden was born in 1858 to parents who fiercely supported reform and activism. She accompanied her mother to suffrage meetings and her grandfather had witnessed the Peterloo Massacre of 1819. Emmeline attended schools in both Manchester and