Philip Snowden to Millicent Garrett Fawcett

Scope and Content

Typed letter. Discusses the situation that has arisen following the Speaker's ruling on the women's suffrage amendment to the Reform Bill. Does not think that Lloyd George's suggestion of a private members Bill with Government facilities should be considered. Says 'the present crisis the women's greatest opportunity ... No question since 1886 has dominated politics as woman suffrage does today. It is surely the very eve of victory. (pp.264-265). Signed.