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Nov.18.2012
1910 Striking Garment Workers in NY. Library of Congress stamp.   Hmm.   I have included an IMPORTANT scene at the end of Threshold Girl, the first part of myhttp://www.tighsolas.ca/schoolmarmsandsuffragettes_nixon.pdf.pdf It takes place on Saturday, June 20th, 1912. Margaret Nicholson,...
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Jun.25.2012
  School Marms and Suffragettes is a free ebook based on  three hundred 1910 era letters belonging to a respectable middle class family from Richmond Quebec.     The one-of-a-kind ebook describes the tail-end of the Laurier Era through the eyes of three vivacious middle...
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Jun.17.2012
  "I shall show you that hypnotism is the most wonderful force in nature. That it is as mighty in the realm of mind as electricity is in the realm of matter. I shall prove to you that it conquers all pain and cures all diseases, that it is an agency in reform and a detective in the path of...
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May.01.2012
  In a 1911 letter home Marion Nicholson describes catching up with the Montgomerys who are in town to buy a new car, their second in two years. This may be a pic from that event. They are at Atwater Street. I am writing Diary of a Confirmed Spinster, the follow up to Threshold Girl and I've...