From Transcribe Wiki
Revision as of 19:19, 8 January 2020 by Mjulienne (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search

-6- versity of Chicago - "The Legislatures in most of the Suffrage States have shown much greater readiness to protect women from overwork than the Legislatures in most of the non suffrage states." Mrs. Goodwin with all anti-suffragists fears the effect of office holding. If one reflects upon the very small number of office holders in any population, and the improbability that all of the offices will go to women--in which case votes of men as well as of women will put them--it does not seem likely that the number of women holding public office at any one time will result in a serious increase of neglected children and homes. Again, she says that 'self expression is an outgrown theory, and that the individualism of women is what most threatens the world.' It may well be said that individualism is one of the faults of our country,