Papers concerning position of women barristers

Scope and Content

Consists of:

- correspondence concerning a slanderous article 'Don't envy the woman barrister' in 'Daily Mail' by Hervey Middleton on 29 Jun 1938

- correspondence with Lady Ruth Balfour, President of the National Council of Women, concerning press cutting 'Two men among 800 women' in 'Daily Mail' dated 11 Jul 1938 and Finnish judge's remarks