COMMONWEALTH (British Commonwealth of Nations)
The Commons —
¶ Manifested such extreme early spring lassitude that one session was delayed last week for almost an hour until a quorum could be obtained.
¶ Roused from this torpor when Lady Nancy Astor, famed "First Woman M. P.", defended vigorously a bill designed to prevent the Government from discharging women civil employes as soon as they marry. Said Lady Astor:
"As for women being less efficient after marriage, I can assure you that a woman can have at least two*...