Suffragette Christabel Pankhurst in a polling booth circa In 1918 parliament granted the vote to women over 30 who were householders, the wives of householders, occupiers of property with an annual rent of and graduates of British universities
“Girl with bound feet The feet would then regularly be unbound, washed and kneaded, with additional pain often caused by beating the sole of the foot to keep the bones broken. The feet were then rebound – ever more tightly each time.
A Knocker-up ’s job was to rouse sleeping people so they could get to work on time. Mary Smith earned sixpence a week shooting dried peas at sleeping workers windows - Photograph from Philip Davies’ Lost London: 1870 - S)
A computer-generated “photo” of Mozart’s face...
A computer-generated “photo” of Mozart’s face extrapolated by averaging several paintings. (via Royal Opera House)
Gold Dinosaur Skeletons Adorn Louis Vuitton Display
Historian, Educator, Last War Chief of the Crow Nation (met all requirements while serving in WWII. Touched an enemy soldier, disarmed him, led a war party and stole enemy horses while singing a traditional Crow honor song.