vintage everyday: Lady Florence Norman, a suffragette, on her motor-scooter in 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.
Mata Hari was the stage name of Margaretha Gertruida Zelle August Leeuwarden – 15 October Vincennes), a Dutch exotic dancer, courtesan, and accused spy. By she began to win fame as an exotic dancer. It was then that she adopted the stage name Mata Hari.