Law: Women

Meeting simultaneously with the convention of the American Bar Association, the Women Lawyers' Association will open its first national convention at Minneapolis on August 28. The Women Lawyers' Association is now ten years old. It has branches in 32 states and in Trance, Italy, Austria, Porto Rico.

In 1869 Phoebe Cousins, of St. Louis, created a sensation by being the first woman to enter a law college. The next year three other women, not college graduates, were admitted to the bar—two in Iowa, one in the District of Columbia, In 1885 Mrs. Belle...

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