Anti-Suffrage Ads of Yore: The Threat of "Petticoat Rule"

Vote no1

"Housewives! You do not need a ballot to clean out your sink spout!"


Published by the Albany Association Opposed to Women's Suffrage. What makes this even more odd is that one of the main contributors to this organization was Mary Arthur, better known to you as the sister of President Chester Arthur.

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2 Responses to “ Anti-Suffrage Ads of Yore: The Threat of "Petticoat Rule" ”

  1. theoncominghope8 November 2012 14:48

    My personal favorite is "Good cooking lessens alcoholic craving quicker than a vote." Especially since my personal experience has proven the opposite :)

  2. Do we have a publication date on this?


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