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suffragettes - Jail in that county. WOMAN SUFFRAGE AGAIN'....
Jail in that county. WOMAN SUFFRAGE AGAIN'. There ls an enterprising association, headquarters at Boston, known us the Ameri? can Woman Suffrage Assoc ation, which comes before the Legislature of this, us weil as other Stales, aoout once a year, with a memorial begging for a constitutional amend? ment "to abolish hereat ter all political dis tlnciions on account of sex." The inevitable memorial has turned up again, signed by persons whose names lurulab a very fair to the character otthe association. The signers are Thomas Wentworth Higginson, the poeti? cal, long-haired ex-coionel of a Massachusetts regiment of colored troops v. ho fought nobly, "Luoy 8tone," as she chooses to elga herself, whose name is followed obsequiously by of Henry B. Blackwell, who ls the hu.-band "Lucy Stone," and Mary Grew, a black-eyed, energetic Utile lady, from Philadelphia, more snap and enterprise than a whole reel nSrot of Colonel Higglnsons. This merni has been presented in both houses, and special Joint committee ls about to be pointed to consider the memorial. Just as done last year, and this of course will be end of IL

Clipped from The Charleston Daily News03 Feb 1873, MonPage 1

The Charleston Daily News (Charleston, South Carolina)03 Feb 1873, MonPage 1
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