June 13, 1908
June 13, 2008 | 4:46 am
|| eer, anyone? Remember that beer is a health drink -- liquid bread! Just a bit of alcohol to aid digestion ... (Isn't this old typography great?) |
At left, a true novelty for the ladies --political speeches! The Times says 400 members of the Friday Morning Club got the "thrill of a real political meeting without the unladylike accompaniment of foul tobacco" when two male speakers addressed "machine politics."
Mrs. Shelby Tolhurst "surprised the men present by the self-possession with which she presided over the political meeting," The Times says.