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 - Where Women Vote. Women have municipal suffrage...
Where Women Vote. Women have municipal suffrage in ' Cape Colony which rules 2,000,000 square miles. In Arkansas and Missouri women vote, by petition, on liquor license, in many eases. In Montana women suffrage on local taxation is guaranteed by the state jf constitution. Municipal woman suffrage rules in New Zealand and at parliamentary elections also. In England, Scotland and Wales women vote for all elective officers, except members of parliament. In the United States twenty-eight states and territories have given women women some form of suffarage. In the Madras presidency and the Bombay presidency (Hindustan', they can do so in all municiplitics. In Utah women voted until disfranchised disfranchised by the "Edmund's law" when they organized to demand its repeal. In New York they can and do vote at school elections. The quetion of the constitutionality of the law is still undecided.

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  1. Our Brother In Red,
  2. 04 Apr 1895, Thu,
  3. Page 7

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