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Jacobs reports of the finances of the International Committee and news from Australia on delegates.

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.

Bradley asks Addams to speak on suffrage or peace for the Michigan's Equal Suffrage Association convention.

Catt advises that Rosika Schwimmer should remain as the International Secretary of the International Woman Suffrage Alliance.

Selborne talks about the war and what the warring nations see as minimal terms for peace. She also talks about how woman suffrage is a secondary and less important issue to these governments.

Schwimmer is concerned that she hasn't heard from Addams, and gives her an account of their activities in Scandinavia and Germany.

Addams speaks to a crowded theater about suffrage, answering audience questions afterwards.

A portion of Addams' speech from the Second Annual Peace Conference on May 4, 1909 about what women have done that have earned them suffrage.
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Addams talks about the benefits of woman suffrage for the entire country.

Portions of Addams's address to NAWSA meeting held in Washington, D. C. in which she highlights impact of women voters abroad.

Addams urges new women voters in Chicago to vote nonpartisan in local elections.

Addams explains why she will not join the Emmeline Pankhurst welcome committee.

Addams speaks at the National Convention of Women about the benefits of suffrage for women in America.

Addams speaks about her trip to the Middle East and the Zionism that was flourishing at the time during her visit to Jerusalem. She concludes that the suffrage movement has become universal.
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Addams expresses why the time is now that women should be able to vote, with in regards to the social power women have which can be used for political power.

Addams notes that Theodore Roosevelt was "wabbly" on woman's suffrage and she is not proud of her efforts in converting him to the cause.

Addams discusses women's suffrage and the importance of it in American society at a speech to the Wisconsin Assembly on January 25.

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.

Report of Addams' speech in Milwaukee, that discusses the plight of prostitutes in a society when only men can vote. 

Martin apologizes for not sending payment for Addams' travel expenses and discusses likelihood of the suffrage amendment passing in Nevada.

Addams asks Abbott to speak in Nebraska about suffrage.

Addams invites Breckinridge to speak at the annual meeting of the National American Woman Suffrage Association in Nashville.

Breckinridge discusses the upcoming National American Woman Suffrage Association conference in Nashville, particularly the host location.

Roosevelt verifies that he and the Progressive Party supports woman suffrage and asks her to make that stance known.

Addams tells Draper that the Executive Committee of the Woman's Peace Parry will discuss and decide about their stance on woman's suffrage at their next meeting.

Catt is returning a message to Addams, informing her of recent events.

Post suggests to Slayden that suffrage is required for the Woman's Peace Party to succeed.
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Addams argues for woman suffrage, demonstrating the limits of influence that women can have on political affairs without the vote.
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