Proclamation honors women’s suffrage

  • The Gillespie County Republican Women were instrumental in arranging for Fredericksburg Mayor Gary Neffendorf to sign a proclamation celebrating 100 years of women’s right to vote. Pictured with the proclamation are Mary Saiidi, left, president of the Gillespie County Republican Women and Jane Woellhof, second vice president – membership. — Submitted photo
    The Gillespie County Republican Women were instrumental in arranging for Fredericksburg Mayor Gary Neffendorf to sign a proclamation celebrating 100 years of women’s right to vote. Pictured with the proclamation are Mary Saiidi, left, president of the Gillespie County Republican Women and Jane Woellhof, second vice president – membership. — Submitted photo
Celebrating 100 years of women’s right to vote, the City of Fredericksburg paid tribute to women’s full participation at the ballot box with an official proclamation honoring women’s suffrage since 1919. Mayor Gary Neffendorf Mayor Gary Neffendorf signed the proclamation signifying July as Fredericksburg’s official month to honor the 72 years of struggle by women to win the right to vote and to…

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