Attempt to present petition

Attempt to present petition
  • Title: Police report: Attempt to present a petition

  • Date : 30 March 1909

  • Catalogue number : HC/SA/SJ/10/12 item 15

  • Description :

    This is a police report of an attempt by suffragettes to present a petition. Page 1 refers to Mrs Saul Solomon and Mr Albert Dawson. Page 2 explains how a group of women 'in colours and sashes' dashed forward and made an attempt to rush past the police. Page 3 is a list of names of people who were taken into custody, with Emily Davison's name at the top.

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