Elizabeth Robins to Lady Strachey

Scope and Content

Describes the violence of the police towards the suffrage demonstrators; 'If I had not been there...I would have been unable to believe that such things could happen in England'. Explains the difficulties which have arisen over her having signed the rights over the play 'Votes for Women' (1905) to Miss Gertrude Kingston, the actress, and now Miss Kingston won't let go of the play and won't produce it herself.