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1978 Jul 2 Su
Margaret Thatcher

Remarks arriving at "Golden Gala" (50th anniversary of equal female suffrage)

Document type: Speeches, interviews, etc.
Document kind: Remarks
Venue: London Palladium, Argyll Street, central London
Source: -
Journalist: -
Editorial comments: Around 2100. The Daily Mail, 3 July 1978, reported that Princess Margaret, MT, Sally Oppenheim and other guests were jeered as they arrived at the gala by about 50 "Women’s Libbers" with placards demanding "Votes for women, chastity for men, castrate rapists". "I didn’t hear exactly what was being said," observed MT. "I think they’re just people in a very good mood to cheer whoever comes".
Importance ranking: Trivial
Word count: nil
Themes: Women