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Vera Laughton Mathews
“It's the kind of gathering where one feels a need to apologize for never having been to prison.”
Vera Laughton Mathews, English officer (one of first) in WRNS, suffragist
(1888 - 1958)
Full name: Dame Elvira Sibyl Marie Mathews, DBE.