Mrs Margaret E Cousins to Millicent Garrett Fawcett

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Margaret E Cousins was a member of the All-India Women's Deputation to the Hon ES Montagu MP. Asks Mrs Fawcett to bring to the notice of members the resolution in favour of women's suffrage passed by the Special Session of the Indian National Congress. Says only one member of the Franchise Committee is in favour of women's suffrage. Asks for the support of British and Irish women's societies. Urges that this question should not be left to a committee, but be part of the proposed House of Commons legislation. Typed, carbon copy, signed