Phyllis Deakin: Tape Four

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Tape Four: 1949: Phyllis Deakin on Committee for Commercial Education. Left The Times, 1953. Moved to General Council of the Press (1953-59). Phyllis Deakin, Chairman of Society of Women Writers and Journalists (1955-57 and 1959-1960): Woman Journalist. Spent seven years in charge of Red Cross in Havant, Hampshire. Involved in 1971 Borrow Dental Milk Foundation; membership of Fawcett Society. Life in Hampshire. Publications: Kuindens Aarhundrede - The Century of Women, 1949; In Pride and In Promise, 1970; Press On, 1984. Talks about interests and bad experiences. End of interview.

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