Yushkep Kamuy is the Ainu kamuy (Goddess) of the Spiders in Japanese mythology. She is also known as Ashketanne Mat (Long-fingered Woman). She is the familiar of female shamans and is called upon to aid in childbirth. Yushkep Kamuy is a benevolent and wise figure in Ainu (an indigenous people of Japan) mythology.
Dr. Ethel Rice, Chicago woman physician who was arrested when she wore "male attire" in an attempt to gain entrance to a lecture “For Men Only” at the Wood’s Theatre. The straw hat attracted much attention and Dr. Rice, still in male attire, was taken in by the police.