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Mother. "Please, Mr. Burns, my baby ain't fit to be vaccinated."
John Burns. "No good for you to come here. Where's your husband?"
Mother. "At sea."
John Burns. "Well, be off with you, mothers don't count as parents."

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FEEDING A
SUFFRAGETTE
BY FORCE.

SOUP

ICWT

[Image: From the end of September 1909, forcible feeding was the common practice of dealing with hunger-striking suffragettes who were protesting against the government’s refusal to recognise them…

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THE CLOSED DOORS

The Mistress: "I cannot pay the tax to keep you when you are ill."

The Doctor: "You are not fit to work, but you are not ill enough to be admitted here."

The Servants: "We have no homes, what are we to do with only 7/6 a…

What a Woman May Be.jpg
What a Woman may be, and yet not have the Vote
What a Man may have been, & yet not lose the Vote

MAYOR
NURSE
MOTHER
DOCTOR or TEACHER
FACTORY HAND

CONVICT
LUNATIC
Proprietor of white Slaves
DRUNKARD

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[Image: Medicine banner designed by Mary Lowndes for NUWSS march 13 June 1908.]
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