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 - Suffragists are Invited to tak up their staffs...
Suffragists are Invited to tak up their staffs and scrips and prepare for a pll grimage to Albany. Miss Ida Craft and Mlsa Rosalia Jonas of Brooklyn, are tha leaders of tha pilgrims and they are sending sending out earnest appeals for recruits. Placards calling for volunteers were put up in suffrage headquarters yesterday. Everywhere the plan was received with enthusiasm. Miss Rosalie Jones, daughter daughter of Mrs. Oliver Livingston Jones of Brooklyn, originated the Idea of the pilgrimage, Her sister, friends pointed out yesterday, is an ardent anti-suffragette. anti-suffragette. anti-suffragette. Miss Rosalie Jones in her little yellow pony cart last Summer helped to convert the natives of Long Island and Ohio to the suffrage cause. The pilgrimage tdca developed In Miss Jones's mind last Hur-day, Hur-day, Hur-day, and she telephoned to Miss Craft, who received It with Joy, and yesterday they began tha work of obtaining Marchers. Marchers. There has not been time yet for much more than enthusiasm, but that Is so great the promoters of tha idea are sure of plenty of volunteers. In tddUltm to the two originators there will be Miss Lavlnla Dock, of the nurses settlement, and one lone, but enthusiastic man from the Men's League has volunteered. The hour of starting from the end of the Subway, Broadway and 242d Street, will be 9:13 o'clock In the morning, and the leaders of the pilgrim band will be loaded with ammunition in the shape of badges and circulars. Tha pilgrims who have not had an opportunity to make arrangements arrangements in advance may buy an outfit at the last moment for $1. and they will be ture " lng. Jefferson 141 to-day to-day concurrent of acquiring New waa Mrs. been issued the of by present

Clipped from The New York Times10 Dec 1912, TuePage 3

The New York Times (New York, New York)10 Dec 1912, TuePage 3
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