Wednesday, March 22, 2006

Answer to the Fun Question

Susan B. Anthony. In January 1873, a grand jury of 20 men indicted her for "knowingly, wrongfully, and unlawfully" voting for a member of Congress "without having a lawful right to vote,....the said Susan B. Anthony being then and there a person of the female sex."

Read about Anthony's trial and conviction for illegal voting by clicking here.