Lilian Watford


Lilian Watford born Chicago, IL April 27, 1908 (d. 2004). Quaker peace activist and lobbyist who opposed arms race, McCarthyism, and supported immigrant rights, nonviolence.


"We seek a world free of war and the threat of war.
We seek a society with equity and justice for all.
We seek a community where every person’s potential may be fulfilled.
We seek an earth restored."
(Friends Committee on National Legislation motto)