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MRS PANKHURST CAPTURED.

AN EXCITING TIME

FIGfIT OF INFURIATED WOMEN

(Per Press Association—Copyright.)

LONDON, March 10

Mrs Fankhurst was captured at. Glasgow, ivhen attempting to escape, and bundled into a motor-car. Hundreds of women attempted to rescue her but mounted police rushed the crowd, and Mrs Pankhurst was lodged in the police' station.

Meanwhile the fight continued in the hall. A dozen women on the platform produced st^out truncheons, and stood behind a barbed wire fence concealedby flowers. They hurled flower-pots aiid chairs, ( arid poured' pails' of water on the police attempting to scale" the four-foot platform.' The police used their batons' • freely. Many women fainted.

Later a crowd attempted to storm the police station, but several hundred constables repulsed them.

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MRS PANKHURST CAPTURED., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8815, 11 March 1914

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MRS PANKHURST CAPTURED. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIII, Issue 8815, 11 March 1914

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