Charlotte Despard (1844-1939), speaking at an anti-fascist rally in Trafalgar Square, London, taken in June 1933 by James Jarché. Despard was a suffragist, novelist (Chaste as Ice and Pure as Snow were two) and Sinn Féin activist. She devoted a lot of her time and money to helping the poor in Battersea. She lived above one of her welfare shops in one of poorest areas of Nine Elms. Very sturdy shoes.