Lytton, Constance. Prisons and Prisoners. Heinemann, 1914.
They made their stone-throwing disturbance on a Saturday. The initial charges against CL
were assault, wilful damage, and disorderly...
Yet her translations created an amazing legacy. D. H. Lawrence
, a friend of her husband
's, compared the couple's writing styles in these terms: Edward would rack his brain and suffer while his wife,...
Mary Agnes Hamilton
Again she found herself assistant editor, this time of a political journal which was just changing its image as it changed its name from The Labour Leader. By this time she had become well...
Another selection of writing by Henry Nevinson
appeared in print after long gestation, edited by Henry Noel Brailsford
with help from ES
: Essays, Poems and Tales, including excerpts from ten of Nevinson's books.
John, Angela V. Evelyn Sharp: Rebel Woman, 18691955. Manchester University Press, 2009.
9 December 1909
The Lord Chief Justice ruled in favour of forcible feeding of suffragists, arguing that it was the duty of the prison medical officer to prevent prisoners from committing suicide.
31 January 1910
Militant suffragettes called a truce, anticipating H. N. Brailsford
's efforts to organise an all-party parliamentary conciliation committee to promote the settlement of the women's suffrage question.
Hume, Leslie Parker. The National Union of Women’s Suffrage Societies, 1897-1914. Garland, 1982.
A Women's Social and Political Union
deputation protesting against Government inaction on the Conciliation Bill was attacked by police at the House of Commons and 119 were arrested; the day became known as Black Friday.
Rathbone, Eleanor, Maude Royden, Dame Kathleen D’Olier Courtney, Emile Burns, Henry Noel Brailsford, and Elinor Burns. Equal Pay and the Family: A Proposal for the National Endowment of Motherhood. Headley, 1918.