Margaret Ashton to Millicent Garrett Fawcett

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Printed letter addressed to 'Dear Colleagues and Friends. Details the reasons for resignation from connection with the NUWSS in an official capacity, though remaining a member. Says she feels the Union has failed the members [in its policy on the war]

Attached: Press cutting from MG [Manchester Guardian] 27 Oct 1915, reporting Miss Ashton's explanation of the aims of the Women's International League, as chairman of the Manchester branch