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By George Orwell

ISBN-10: 0151072558

ISBN-13: 9780151072552

Fiftieth Anniversary edition

George Orwell's vintage satire of the Russian Revolution is an intimate a part of our modern tradition. it's the account of the daring fight, initiated through the animals, that transforms Mr. Jones's Manor Farm into Animal Farm--a thoroughly democratic society outfitted at the credo that every one Animals Are Created equivalent. Out in their cleverness, the pigs Napoleon, Squealer, and Snowball become leaders of the hot group in a refined evolution that proves disastrous. The climax is the brutal betrayal of the trustworthy horse Boxer, whilst totalitarian rule is reestablished with the bloodstained postscript to the founding slogan: yet a few Animals Are extra equivalent Than Others. . . .

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L. T. 53 Their comments were followed by equally enthusiastic articles in the Deseret News and Ogden Junction by LDS apostles George Q. Cannon and Franklin D. Richards. Shortly thereafter, the territorial legislature considered the measure, and Alexander follows the legislative process of the bill, noting the discussion, amendments, and final approval by the legislative assembly along with acting governor S. A. Mann's reluctant signing of the bill. When this progressive action on the part of the Utah legislative assembly did not provide the results anticipated by anti-polygamists, their enthusiasm for woman suffrage in Utah waned, Alexander found, and even provoked an anti-Utah woman suffrage movement.

Woman's Place Is in the Constitution: The Struggle for Equal Rights in Utah in 1895 JEAN BICKMORE WHITE 221 14. Schism in the Sisterhood: Mormon Women and Partisan Politics, 18901900 CAROL CORNWALL MADSEN 245 15. "I Care Nothing for Politics": Ruth May Fox, Forgotten Suffragist EDITED BY LINDA THATCHER 273 16. Gentle Persuaders: Utah's First Women Legislators JEAN BICKMORE WHITE 291 Epilogue: Woman Suffrage in Utah (1902) HEBER M. WELLS, GOVERNOR OF UTAH 309 Chronology of Woman Suffrage in Utah COMPILED BY KATHRYN L.

Van Wagenen concludes that it was not an unusual demonstration of egalitarianism that prompted legislative action but rather the realization of the usefulness of enfranchised women in maintaining Mormon practices and policies against threatening federal legislation. Among the elite female leadership in Salt Lake City none was more prominent than Eliza R. Snow, enjoying a position and prestige in the community held by no other LDS woman. One of the women who had attended the January 1870 meeting and one of two women selected in that meeting to go to Washington to plead for religious rights (a trip which did not materialize), Eliza R.

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