BEDIj’OKD COMMERCIAL TRAVELLERS’ ASSOCIATION. The annual dinner in connection with the above was hold at the ..

... jour light shine before men” and Suffragettes (laughter), and the latter were so attracted by the light that thej hovered around like moths round a candle, and with the same result; they were singed and pinched (laughter). Light! What was light? was not ...

Published: Friday 18 January 1907
Newspaper: Bedfordshire Mercury
County: Bedfordshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1447 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

Tend he would never rest until something had been devised so that Yarmouth could hold its own even agaiust those

... windows. and some said it was a bomb, and others that it was the suffragettes again. (Laughter.) But • policeman reassured them with the information that • motor car tyre had burst. (Laughter.) Hs was glad to say he had survived these perilous times. As ...

Published: Monday 12 November 1906
Newspaper: Eastern Daily Press
County: Norfolk, England
Type: Article | Words: 950 | Page: 9 | Tags: none

BAKEWELL COUNTY COURT

... plaintiff explained, was •' for taking suffragettes to Castleton.'' (Laughter.) His Honour : not sure that you ought to be paid at all if you take suffragettes. (Laughter.) It was explained that some of lhe party of suffragettes who were in ...

Published: Wednesday 13 October 1909
Newspaper: Derby Daily Telegraph
County: Derbyshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 380 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

MR. GLADSTONE AND THE * “ MARTYRS.”

... plaintiff explained, was “for talcing Suffragettes to Castleton.” (Laughter) His Honour; I am not sure that you ought to b© paid at all if you take Suffragettes. (Laughter.) It was explained that some of the party of Suffragettes who were in ...

Published: Wednesday 13 October 1909
Newspaper: Sheffield Daily Telegraph
County: Yorkshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 653 | Page: 3 | Tags: none

MONTROSE BURGHS CONTEST

... in favour taxing bachelors A. —Yes, and would pay myself. (Laughter. SUFFRAGETTES* CONCESSION. In the afternoon Harcourt- addressee several hundred workers at the High Bridge. The Suffragettes were temporary possession here when Mr Haroourt arrived but ...

MR MUNBO PEBGTJSON , M . P ., AT PORTOBELLO

... public man who appeared llpon o , public platform and saw numbers of ladies in the audience was . Are these the suffragettes ? ' ( Laughter . ) He bad observed that a great supporter of the extension ol tlie tranohiso to women his substantial neighbour ...

Published: Saturday 23 November 1907
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 1155 | Page: 10 | Tags: none

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... There bad been plenty of evasion in former yearsmostjv by ladies , who did not want their ages known , perhaps suffragettes . ( Laughter . ) They were told the census resistance was a crime against science . They were fighting a much , greater crime ...

Published: Friday 17 March 1911
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 4640 | Page: 6 | Tags: none

MPERIAL PARUAMENT

... Miss Flora . Stevenson , tho hon- member said that her public services wero enough to blot out the sins of many suffragettes . ( Laughter and hear , 'hear . ) On the occasion of her being presented . with the freedom of Edinburgh , _ 6 ho had stated the ...

Published: Saturday 02 March 1907
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 9935 | Page: 11 | Tags: none

HOUSE OF COMMONS-- TH . UKS 1 JAY , July 25 . The Speakeb took the Chair at a quarter to three . ARBROATH GAS ..

... on tho second part of tho question . ( Laughter . ) As to the third part of the question , I cannot anticipate tho , progress in Committee on tho Bill { or iho better government . of Ireland . ( Rcnowed laughter . ) . ' ¦ - ' ' .. ' Mr-NEWMAN—Does the ...

Published: Friday 26 July 1912
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 13239 | Page: 7 | Tags: none

HOUSE OF COMMONS THURSDAY , FEBBOAET 20

... number ofwomen ^ employedin the Post : Office , s , good • . many . of . whom ,, ho believed , . , Wore active . suffragettes ,.. ( Laughter . ) He was glad to think thai the CohiinUtoo reo&ffniiTcd ' that . the women servants of . the BfofcO WrO not . ...

Published: Friday 21 February 1908
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 12497 | Page: 8 | Tags: none

LADY LUNACY COMMISSIONER

... Education Department and the Local Government Board had lady inspectors. Mind, he added I hold no brief for the suffragettes. (Laughter.) Witness: Yes; but I have considered the matter very fully from all points of view. ...