Voting Rights Days (Ellen Weiss) - After coming to live with nine-year-old Emily and her family in Washington, ., in 1916, Hitty, a well-traveled wooden doll, witnesses the efforts of Emily's aunt and other suffragettes to win the right for women to vote. Recommended for ages 7-10.
Apart from the awful title, the film offers great formal beauty. Davies takes advantage of the pressure to be gained from enclosure.
I could suffice for Him, I knew—
He—could suffice for Me—
Yet Hesitating Fractions—Both
"Would I be Whole" He sudden broached—
My syllable rebelled—
'Twas face to face with Nature—forced—
'Twas face to face with God—
Withdrew the Sun—to Other