Miss Strachey to Miss Phillips

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Copy of letter. Encloses official statement (partly printed) from Election Committee of London Society on Bermondsey by-election. London Society wished to dissociate themselves entirely from action of Women's Freedom League members in damaging ballot boxes. Pro prove this, withdrew members from Polling Station where they were organising signing of petitions in favour of Women's Suffrage. Public open air meeting called that evening to explain this, followed last night by Town Hall meeting. Both well received.