Niece of Sam Hughes, Canada’s Minister for Militia and Defence during WWI, and two prominent educators and reformists in Toronto, Laura Hughes (Lunde after marrying Erling Lunde in 1917) was destined for greatness.

From Barbara Roberts’ essay, “Why Do Women Do Nothing To End The War? Canadian Feminist-Pacifists and the Great War“, 1985.

http://www.criaw-icref.ca/sites/criaw/files/CP%20No%2013%20-%20Why%20do%20Women%20do%20Nothing%20to%20End%20the%20War.pdf

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