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Five thousand women to bring one man around
An article speaking to the efforts of the National American Women's Suffrage Association to convince Texas Judge Barry Miller to support suffrage for women.
Do women want the ballot?
An article stating that the majority of Texas women do not want suffrage and opposing the Suffrage amendment.
An article that explains how the German-American Alliance planned to control Texas by using schools and universities with the idea of Germanizing America.
An article warning that the Women's Suffrage amendment to the constitution has not been properly considered by the voters.
Editorial page of the Evening Journal
An editorial page featuring articles in favor of prohibition and women's suffrage. The main article is entitled "A fight of twenty years, for women and against whiskey". In particular it features a large...
President Texas Equal Suffrage Association Spoke in Smithville
Article about city hall meeting in Bastrop County concerning women's right to vote.
Suffrage Law Held Unconstitutional by 79th District Judge
Article about constitutionality of women's right to vote in Texas. Judge Voll M. Taylor in the 79th District Court ruled that the woman vote could not be counted and ordered a canvass of the male vote....
Woman's Right to Vote Was Declared Unconstitional
Article about constitutionality of women's right to vote in Texas. Judge Voll M. Taylor ruled that the woman vote could not be counted in an election for the 36th disctrict court judge, and ordered a canvas...
Houston Woman Tendered Place on Accident Board
Article about election of Hortense Ward to Texas industrial accident board. She is the first woman secretary of the board.
Article about suffrage leaders' trip to Austin
Article about Mrs. Hortense Ward and Minnie Fisher Cunningham's trip to Austin during a special session of the legislature. Their efforts will concentrate on an amendment prepared by Judge Ocie Speer granting...
Article about Hortense Ward
Article about Mrs. Hortense Ward and Thomas B. Love, who will speak at a meeting in the Dallas City hall to stimulate interest in the equal suffrage campaign. Clipping includes a photgraph of Mrs. Ward....
Article about Mrs. Minnie Fisher Cunningham
Article about Mrs. Minnie Fisher Cunnigham's campaign to pass a suffrage amendment to the state constitution. The campaign will largely be an educational one, with speakers sent to every part of the state....
Shall the Women's Vote be Thrown Out?
Article about protection of women's voting rights. Article mentions that the case Chambliss Vs. Childers turns on the constitutionality of the right of women to vote in the primary. The article characterises...
Governor Signs Bill Giving Woman Vote in Primaries
Article about signing of bill giving women right to vote in primaries. Governor William Hobby signed the bill in his private office and was witnessed by Mrs. Minnie Fisher Cunningham, Mrs. D.H. Doom, Mrs....
House Refuses Women Ballot Vote 76 to 56.
Article about Texas House rejection of equal suffrage resolution.
Texas Soldiers Are Disfranchised; Why not Enfranchise their Mothers?
Article about women's suffrage in Texas. The article recounts how Arkansas has already granted women the partial vote at primary elections. It also mentions that President Woodrow Wilson and the Democratic...
Will Women Remember?
Article about women's suffrage movement in Texas.
Call Issued to Halt Action on Woman Suffrage.
Article arguing against women's right to vote in Texas. The article argues that Texans voted down women's suffrage at the ballots and that Texas is not willing for other suffrage states to force women...
Only hurting the cause of suffrage
Article in the Houston Chronicle about the women's group picketing the White House.
Article about women's suffrage
Article points out that German citizens in Texas are allowed to vote in the July 1918 primaries, but women are still denied the vote. The article insists that the equal suffrage be passed as a war measure....
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