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Notes for women speakers, General Election, October, 1931

Notes for women speakers, General Election, October, 1931

Why women should vote labour. What is the choice for them?.

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Published by N.U.D.A.W. in [Manchester] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Parliament -- Elections, 1931.,
  • Women and Socialism -- Great Britain.,
  • Labor unions -- Great Britain -- Political activity.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesSpecial statistical bulletin -- issue no.3
    ContributionsNational Union of Distributive and Allied Workers.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination6p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18772612M

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