Includes bibliographical references (pages 135-136).
How the vote was won / Cicely Hamilton and Christopher St John -- Lady Geraldine's speech / Beatrice Harraden -- Pot and kettle / Cicely Hamilton and Christopher St John -- Miss Appleyard's awakening / Evelyn Glover -- Her vote / H.V. Esmond -- The Mother's Meeting / Mrs Harlow Phibbs -- An anti-suffragist, or, The other side / H.M. Paull -- Tradition / George Middleton.
This is an anthology of eight exciting pieces written for and by members of the Actresses Franchise League from 1909-13. Immediately playable, they offer strong, varied roles for female casts, while also providing invaluable source material to students and scholars from a wide range of disciplines.