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Addams remarks at the turn out of women voters in almost every ward in Chicago that came out to vote.

In a newspaper interview, Addams offers her reasons for supporting the Progressive Party and Theodore Roosevelt.

Addams accepts James's invitation to join a group to support Robert La Follette's bid for president.

Addams tells Spencer her views about the International Congress of Women being held in the United States.

Addams discusses deciding who to vote for in the Presidential Election.

Addams explains that her comments made about Francis Heney were not to be seen as an endorsement in his political race.

Addams asks Richberg whether there is truth to the rumor that Hoover is considering running for president.

Addams hopes for Heney's success in his Senate election.

Addams invites Thomas to Hull-House during her visit to Chicago and discusses the expansion of woman suffrage.

Addams gives Kellogg suggestions on improving the statement of support for Woodrow Wilson that he is circulating for social workers.

Addams thanks Roosevelt for the tremendous impetus his run has given social reform and hopes to see him in New York.

Fairbank urges Addams to support James Cox's presidential candidacy.

Fairbank regrets that Addams decided not to endorse James Middleton Cox in the governor's race.

McGrath is sending Addams a letter about the elections that was sent to the State Chairmen and National Committeemen of the Progressive Party.

Robins sends Kellor an report of Chicago lectures for the Progressive Party campaign.

Gielow discusses Addams' endorsement of Woodrow Wilson and efforts for peace in the United States.
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Partial galley proof of Addams's McClure's article about her experiences at the Progressive Party Convention, discussing how items were added to its platform, particularly labor and military planks, and her dismay about the conventions unjust treatment of African-Americans.

Newspaper report and cartoon of Addams seconding the nomination of Theodore Roosevelt at the Progressive Party Convention.

Addams replies to anti-suffragists about the percentage of women voters.
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Addams tells her experiences helping illiterate women to vote.
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In this published version of a speech given to the Chicago City Club on November 7, Addams discusses party politics, the viability of independent parties, and the possibilities of women's role in municipal elections in Illinois.
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Addams discusses party politics, the viability of independent parties, and the possibilities of women's role in municipal elections in Illinois. This speech was given to the Chicago City Club.

Addams argues that Progressives should be pleased with Woodrow Wilson's track record on issues like child labor reform.
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Addams reports that when Lindsey was not nominated for re-election by either party, the women of Denver elected him as an independent.

At the Biennial Federation of Women's Clubs, Addams discusses the problems of associating the right to vote with marital status of the husband, telling of experiences with immigrant women voting in Chicago.