James, Ada Lois, 1876-1952 / Ada James papers, correspondence, 1912, Nov. 8-Dec. 23
Wis Mss OP, Box 17, Folder 3 ([unpublished])
[Letter to comrades: Richland Center, Wis., Dec. 13, 1912], pp. [unnumbered]-2 PDF (602.0 KB)
2 seme kind of field work for the Pederation.Then she is bitterally oopose te the automobile campaign. She is abo opposed to introducing a bill in the legislature this winter. I have sent *ut ever a hundred letters to county chairmen, and local chairmen enclosing two copies like the enclosed. The replies are intensely interesting. Every letter favors trying to get another bill through and of pushing the work. There never was as much enthuasism. Miss Stearns desires to have several eloquent speakers from outside the state to arouse enthuasism, but the women have heard the best the country affords on Y'IY WCOL:"N 5HCUID VOTE what they ire rost interested is how te get thp ballet. She is net in favor of having reports and suggestions from I5h6 county chairmen. I suppose we -,ill cormpramise. I Should like to see the convention made a nort of conference. We propose te have the LermaIs and Colleges reprcscrted and have a rAnrPr umder the auspices of these T!!ednesday night, I wish- -'e might have FolI. IaFollette make the principJe address rnd then }ive toasts from r-ch inetitution repre~erted. Afterwards they ught te be connected up far state work. I have exp tossed myself very freely , please consider tOise as family vecrets. 'iss Stearris and I agreed on lIrs. Ghyno-eth as fhe proper une to call the conventim to order, then she ,rishes Liss Sabin appointd chairman, I am in favor of retaining Mrs. Chynoweth, as she has been in the work and hits Sabin has not, furthermore Liss Sabin is opposed to outdoor speaking and I am iafraid the advocates would not be given a fair chance. Please express yourselves as freely to me. Yours for a coining victory, I love you , this has been a glorious fight and I am glad we were in itarn't you?
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