Flashcards in Hostory 21/05 Deck (11)
What year did women receive the right to vote?
What allowed to men to shave off 3 hours from their housework time and what did it allow?
Electric goods allowed women to socialize using the spare time.
What did city women to do in public?
Drink and smoke which they were never aloowed to do before.
What is perentag increase of women workers during? And how many people were working in 1929?
25% increase. 10.6million people
What were women alowed to do without _____?
Womern were aloowed to go out with men without chaperones.
WHat did Ford do with the Model T to attract female customers?
They had different colours.
What happened to the divorce rate?
It was double that in 1914 in 1929.
What sold well in magazines and films?
How far did it stay the same?
Poor woman couldn't afford the new products; women in the "Bible Belt" did not adopt the new way of life and some formed the "Anti-Flirt Club".
Who died from her injuries and racism?
Bessie Smith was in a serious car crash and was taken to w White people only hospital and they refused to treat her. She died from treatment refusal due to racism.