Mrs. Alcott, Lucy Stone, Phillips, Higginson on enfranchisement of women

The Enfranchisement of Women 

We understand that there will be a hearing before the Suffrage Committee of the Convention, on the petition of Mrs. Alcott and others, that women may have the right to vote on the amended Constitution, in the Senate Chamber, this morning, Friday, May 27th, at 8 o’clock, and it is expected that Lucy Stone, Wendell Phillips, and T.W. Higgingon, and others will address the committee.

                                                        (Liberator, May 27, 1853, pg 3)