May 12, 2015

Lady Florence Norman, a suffragette, on her motor-scooter in 1916


Lady Florence Norman, a suffragette, on her motor-scooter in 1916, travelling to work at offices in London where she was a supervisor. The scooter was a birthday present from her husband, the journalist and Liberal politician Sir Henry Norman.

According to Oldbike, this motor-scooter, known as the Autoped in the US, should be the world's first scooter.







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