Unveiling ceremony of statue to Emmeline Pankhurts, carried out by Stanley Baldwin (Prime Minister). Also?
SLATE INFORMATION: The Victory of Woman!
ENGLAND: London: Westminster: Houses of Parliament:
Crowds watching as canopy removed from statue of Emmeline Pankhurst (Suffragette leader). Female graduates laying large wreaths at base of memorial.
SLATE INFORMATION: The ceremony recalled to many the sensational 1913 Derby when a 'suffragette' demonstrator was killed in her attempt to stop the King's horse
ENGLAND: Surrey: Epsom:
Emily Davies (Suffragette martyr) throwing herself on racetrack in 1913.
Background: Unveiling ceremony of statue to Emmeline Pankhurts, carried out by Stanley Baldwin (Prime Minister). Also 1913 archive footage of Emily Davies throwing herself in front of the king's horse.