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Southampton’s mayor

Here’s an image from the photo page of the April 14 1928 edition of the Toronto Daily Star:

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Lucia Foster Welch (1864-1940) was involved in the women’s suffrage movement. She was elected mayor of Southampton in 1927; part of her job was to greet visiting dignitaries when they arrived in Southampton from overseas.

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