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Source 2A shows an advert for a public meeting held in Orkney in 1871.

The speaker had travelled from Galloway, at the other end of the country. This shows the effort and distance women were prepared to go to get their message across.

The Orkney Herald went on to produce a detailed full-page report on this meeting.

Study the document and answer the following questions.


1. Note down three peaceful methods of protest mentioned in the source.
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