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Equal Suffrage in Australia

Political Equality Series, Vol. 1, No. 6.

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1904
Language: English
Wordcount: 2,023 / 13 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 42.1
LoC Categories: H, JC
Downloads: 858
Added to site: 2008.12.14 22873

Equal Suffrage in Australia.

Lady Holder, the wife of Sir Frederick W. Holder, K. C. M. G., Speaker of the House of Representatives of Federated Australia, contributed the following article to the N. Y. Independent, of June 9, 1904. Lady Holder has taken a leading part in philanthropic work in South Australia. She says:

"The women of South Australia were placed in a position of political equality with men several years ago. Accordingly, everybody has become accustomed to the arrangement, and it seems perfectly natural. It has not produced any marked effect on female character, or made any particular difference to domestic life. Women are more interested in public affairs than they used to be, and



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