Public speaking

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- correspondence concerning invitations to speak at meetings

- flyers / notices announcing appearance at meetings

- menus / programmes for dinners

- typescript of speech entitled 'Women on juries and as magistrates'

- leaflet on 'What is the WIL [Women's International League]' by HF Normanton

- questionnaire from the Northampton Women Citizens Association (1918)

- 'Greenford County Grammar School. Speech Day and Prize Distribution' 12 Jun 1953

- 'The Varndean Chronicle. Special Edition' Jul 1947

- 'Varndean School for Girls. Report Year ended 31 Jul 1950'

- 'Sarah Bonnell Grammar School. Speech Day' 9 May 1952

- British Commonwealth League Chairman's Annual Report May 1951 to Apr 1952 concerning conference 'The status of women throughout the Nations of the Commonwealth'

- International Women's News 'Statues of Women', Jul 1951

- 'The City of London Vacation Course in Education' Bulletin for 7-9 Aug 1938 (with letter dated 15 Jun 1937

Press cuttings:

- 'Women and the vote. Lord Provost Taggart on the age limit' from 'The Aberdeen Journal' dated 2 Feb 1918

- 'Spinsters' claims to pensions at 55' (publication unidentified) (with letter dated 23 Sep 1935)

- 'Women's position under fascism' from 'Liverpool Post' dated 29 Sep 1933

- 'Do women plan dictatorship?' from 'Daily Express' dated 29 Sep 1933