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Barbara Gorna.<br />
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As the country marks 100 years of women having the vote, a never-seen-before telegram that slams a suffragette as a "brutal lunatic" has emerged.<br />
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Queen Alexandra, the Queen Mother, wrote the damning sentiment about Emily Davison two days after the Epsom Derby, when she was knocked down and killed by the King's horse.<br />
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Barbara Gorna, a film-maker, writer and women's rights campaigner, bought the telegram over 20 years ago after the family of jockey Herbert Jones put it up for auction.<br />
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But she has never put it on public display so it has only been seen by a handful of people.