Catt informs Thomas and Addams that she has been selected as president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. She also comments on the Ford Peace Ship expedition and considers Addams fortunate to have missed it.
Bok informs Addams that she cannot have an article published before the November election, but he would like her to write one essay per month about new issues women are facing for the Ladies' Home Journal.
A newspaper report of Addams's speech to the Milwaukee branch of the Wisconsin Woman Suffrage Association, which uses humor to render the male arguments against woman suffrage absurd. A version of this speech was later published in the Ladies' Home Journal.