Following her experience as a parliamentary candidate and an (unpaid) MP's secretary and advisor, RS
worked for the League of Nations
with Lord Robert Cecil
Strachey, Barbara. Remarkable Relations: The Story of the Pearsall Smith Women. Universe Books, 1980.
and Philip Noel-Baker
co-ordinated a dinner hosted by Viscount Cecil
at the Wellington Club, in order to marshal well-known authors against war.
Jameson, Storm. Journey from the North. Harper and Row, 1970.
In spring 1912, with the suffrage struggle continuing unabated, the issue of the Home Secretary's word against CL
's resurfaced. A new Home Secretary, Reginald McKenna
, finding himself challenged on the government's record in...
The plans for this publication were set in motion at a dinner party at the Wellington Club, hosted by Viscount Cecil
and organized primarily by Jameson and Philip Noel-Baker
also edited the...