Quotation from the Daily Telegraph

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Manuscript transcript by MGF of a passage in the Daily Telegraph, 10 Mar 1917, one sheet. 'Further the Conference decided by a majority in favour of the principle of woman suffrage. The work of women during the war, the new position to which they are called in the whole industrial life of the country are considerations which have effected a sweeping change in general opinion on this great matter; and it is by the time fairly plain that a measure of woman suffrage muse be included in any reform legislation which is seriously meant'.