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The New York Times, January 10, 1919 – The National Woman’s Party says it will continue the “liberty fires” in front of the White House because, although President Wilson speaks of democracy, he has been unable to convince fellow Democrats to vote for the Suffrage Amendment. read clipping

 

The New York Times, January 11, 1919 – The Republican National Committee urges suffrage for women. read clipping

 

The New York Times, January 16, 1919 – As the suffragists seek additional votes in the US Senate, Senator Wadsworth of New York continues to be against suffrage for women. read clipping

 

The New York Times, January 19, 1919 – Editorial – The state affiliates of the National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA) are working with State Legislatures to get them to pressure the US senators from the state to vote favorably on the Federal Suffrage Amendment. The editor of The Times finds this practice questionable because, as result of the Seventeenth Amendment ratified in 1913, State Legislatures no longer elect the US senators. read clipping

 

The New York Times, January 26, 1919 – Front Page – In Paris, President Wilson works on the details for the League of Nations. read clipping

 

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