Phyllis Deakin: Tape Three

Scope and Content

Phyllis Deakin became 'City Women's Club' chairman. Influence and success of Business & Professional Women's Clubs. Discusses modern Businesswoman of the Year and Young Speaker of the Year. Established Women's Press Club (WPC); Phyllis Deakin's book, 'Press On' 1984; Viscountess Rhondda first president of WPC. Discusses opening (1944) and demise of WPC (1972).