Manuscripts/Mixed Material Jennie E. McKinny, New York State Woman Suffrage Association School Suffrage Committee to the Women of the School Districts of New York State
TO THE WOMEN OF THE SCHOOL DISTRICTS OF NEW YORK STATE:
Will you not vote at School Meeting this year?
Remember the date, the evening of tuesday August 7th.
If you live in a Union Free School District, numbering 300 pupils or more, the time for election of trustees will be Wednesday, the 8th of August, from 12 to 4 o clock, and for tax appropriations on Tuesday evening. August 7th.
You are entitled to vote for trustees and tax propostions
1st. If you are the parent or guar(liflfl of children who have attended time school for eight weeks in the year preceeding.
2d. If you pay taxes on $50.00 personal, or own or rent taxable property.
No other public work is of greater importance than the education of our future citizens. Will you not give your vote to help the schools a 11(1 the children, by choosing the best trustees for the coming year?
Ever vote counts. Will you not urge your friends and neighbors, who are eligible, to go with you to the school meeting and thus show that the mothers are anxious to do their part toward making our schools the best in the world?
Express your opinion by the vote which the State has conferred upon you. It is worthy to be counted and will be, if you exercise your right.
Let us rally to this work and remember that this is our opportunity as citizens if we wish to regulate the conditions under which our children shall be educated.
will the clerk, trustee or other person receiving this circular, kindly post. it with the School notice, or pass it on to some one else who will see that it is properly posted and that many copies are distributed~~
Will that person also report to the name and address of iheir county chairmen named in the list below, the number of women attending School meeting in that district and the number of women elected to office if any.
mrs jennie E. MCKINNEY, Phelps. N. Y.
Chairman of School Suffrage Committee N. Y. W. S. A.
allegany Co., Mrs. Elizabeth middaugh Belmont. Onondaga Co., Mrs. Adelaide Brown, manlius
Broome Co., Mrs. Anna C. Webster, 248 front St., Ontario Co., Mrs. Carrie M. Schell 47 Main St.,
Caytiga Co., Mrs. Fanny T. slocum Sherwood. Orange Co., Mrs. Van Everen, Central Valley.
Chautauqua Co., Mrs. Rena Soule, fluvanna Orleans Co., Mrs. C. W. Glidden, Holley.
chemung Co., Mrs. Mary Sherwood $mith, 113 Oswego Co., Mrs. Henrietta Blodget, Cavuga St.,
Homer St., Elmira. Fuiton.
Columbia Co., Mrs. Louise Gridley Rowe, Valatie. Rensselaer Co., Mrs. Blanche F. Clum,Valley Falls.
Cot land Co., Annie E. bentley 22 \Voodruff St., Rockland Co., Miss Anna Stagen,. South nyack
cortland schuyler Co., Mrs. Addle Mitchell Dean, Montour
Erie Co., Mrs. Abbie .J. lawton La ~vt on Station. Fulls.
Genesee county Mrs. Leo Dibble, Byron. Steuben Co., Mrs. Myra Wallace, Jasper.
herkimer Co., Mrs. Margaret Bellinger, Ilion. Tioga Co., Mrs. Harriet C. Lowman, Waverly.
Jefferson Co., Mrs. Anna C. B. devendorf, water Tompkins Co., Mrs. Mary C. Pinckney. Etna, R.
town. F. D. 8.
Livingston Co., Mrs. Carrie Pitts, Nunda. Washington Co., Mrs. Chloe A. Sisson, Easton.
Madison Co., Dr. Lavina R. Davis, Oneida. wayne Co., Mrs. L. C. Parshall, Lyons.
Monroe Co ,Mrs. martha j h stebbins churchville Wyoming Co., Miss Charlotte W. Brooks, Pearl
nassau Co., Miss Anna \Villets, Roslyn. Creek.
Nia niagara Co., Mrs. .Josephine sharp Lockpurt. yates Co., Mrs. Julia D. Sheppard, Penn Yan.