“Fine Dignity, Picturesque Beauty, and Serious Purpose”
All we ask and expect is a fair hearing and the same consideration
which would be given to a great organization of men, an organization of
national scope and size. For we are proposing to bring to Washington the
leading women from every state in the Union – women of splendid standing and
dignity, college women, professional women, homemakers, mothers, and workers.
The demonstration is to be one of fine dignity, picturesque beauty, and serious
 “The Suffrage Parade,” Washington Post, Jan. 7, 1913, 6.