Notes for a speech by Millicent Garrett Fawcett

Scope and Content

Manuscript notes, six sheets, and two press cuttings. No date or venue given. First page and p.3 are missing. Refers to the report of the Speaker's Electoral Reform Conference. Objections to its proposals, in particular in relation to the Register. Two attached cuttings, no date given: 'Who will Vote', a Parliamentary answer giving the number of men and women over 30 eligible to vote; 'The Speaker's Conference', a cutting from The Times reporting questions in the House of Lords to the Lord President of the Council about the Speaker's Conference.