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as quoted in Aspirations and Mentoring in an Academic Environment by Mary Niles Maack and Joanne Passet (1994)
employment of women
democracy: the practice
It is as absurd to say that [due to motherhood] all women shall be denied the suffrage, as it would be to deny all men the suffrage, because some are liable, periodically, to inflammatory rheumatism, delirium tremens, or financial failure.
Anonymous, U.S. women's magazine contributor. The Revolution (February 17, 1870). . . .
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