A lawyer, freethinker, and birth control advocate, Marilla Ricker brought attention to gender equality by attempting to vote every year, to run for governor, and to apply for a foreign ambassadorship. Marilla, a forgotten diminutive of Mary and Amaryllis, was last seen in the Anne of Green Gables novels.
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