|Dr Mabel Palmer||
Dr Mabel Palmer (nee Mabel Atkinson) was born on 22 May 1876 near Stocksfield in Northumberland, England. Her father, J.B. Atkinson, was a mine inspector, and her mother, Jane Atkinson, a militant suffragette.
|Letter from Phyllis Naidoo to Benjy||
How annoyed I was when I heard the knock on the door yesterday. I was in the midst of finding how long conscription has been fought by mankind. It is a fantastic story. Sometimes I am so proud to belong to the com1mini ty of man/woman.