ELEPHIND.COM search the world's historical newspaper archives
From:  To: 
click here to view elephind tips
Elephind Tips
To find items containing all the words:
John Quincy Adams
Simply type the words:
John Quincy Adams
To find items containing the exact phrase:
John Quincy Adams
Put the phrase in quotes:
"John Quincy Adams"
To find either of the words:
president, congressman
Type OR between the words:
president OR congressman
For more tips take a look at the search tips page.
bubble pointer to elephind tips
click here to subscribe our mailing list
Search limited to
Clear all
Title: Colored American, The Delete search filter
Elephind.com contains 3,783 items from Colored American, The, samples of which are listed below. All items from this newspaper title are freely available and can be searched from the search box above. You may also search the entire collection of 2,949 newspaper titles in Elephind.com.
3,783 results
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 21 April 1900

REV J E MORRIS L Energetic West Virginia m The Church its oiv j greration and its Pastor Notes itShnr W Va Special The splendid results of the efforts the pastor truatees and nnt forth by Lmbers of the A M E church here to raise 300 to be applied toward the liquidation of the church debt haB aroused the moat favorable comment probably none were more surprised by the expected success than the church members themselves The eeemlngly impossible nature of the projact and th magnitude of the work acompllshed can hardly he understood by one not acquainted with tha conditions which obtain here The colored population of this city is about GOO The membership colored church is about of the largest cue hundred while the A M E Church which is in the moat pros perous condition enrolls forty mem bers It is surprising to note the fact that only thres males are included in thl3 number hence the A M E Con nection owes much to the 37 ladies who have labored so faithfully to sus tain the church A few ...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 21 April 1900

ft I ISf RKLiiasS 6ity Paragraphs It was a gala Easter day Eyes are being turned toward the sea aide Join the Distriot AroAmerlcan Council Prof Jesse Lawson visits New York shortly Lawyer A Wendell Scott has located in Philadelphia Mr Isaac Donglasshas gone to At lantio Oity for the season Everybody Is going to the Ooack mens ball Convention Hall April 30th The Seoond Baptist Lyoenm eele bratea its fifteenth anniversary tomo rowat330p m Recorder H P Ofeeatbam who hag been spending several days in North Carolina is at his desk again Mr Sam Hudnell of the Navy De partment is quite eiok with the la grippe at bis home on 6th street n w Mrae L R Clark is achiaviug com mendable success as agent and directress of the Baughman Tailor System P A Hairston has launehed a rather good looking little sheet called The AfreAmerioan Church Direotory The name describes its mission 2 Mt Carmel Baptist church of whioh Rev W P Gibbons is pastor celebrat ed the eighth anniversary of Dr Gib bone incumbenc...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 11 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 21 April 1900

To the Negro Capitalist Rv bataie you doing For your own folks at large Whose welfare you have To an extent in your charge For each must guard well eaoh other And flips CCor For Gd hath required Xhat we must keep our brother Youve bought many houeeB And acres of land And a store too you keep At an old veil known stand And bank atock and bonds Of tho Government strong gome rflortgageH too Which you bought for a eong Yes yes now I see That you sro quite well fixed As pertains to yourself That your cup is well mixed But agaiu I would ask Iaallkludnes3 no pun For your people at large What Rood have you done -Richmond Planet LYONS A REAL LEADER A Home Indorsement That Rings True Jealousy Loves a Shining Mark The following editorial from the Re nnhiican Leader one of Georgias moBt representative race journals will be of Interest to the many Washington friends of the Register of the Treasury With the Hon Judgon W Lyons as national committeeman for Georgia HOK JUDSON W LYONS and register of...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 12 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 21 April 1900

ffi n Hoffmans Musical Fustival Tha preparation for Hoffmans second annual mnslcal festival are well under way The array of features is the strongest event ever presented here The Academy of Musio on the evening of Friday June 8th next will resound with joyous strains of musio as never before The Washington Permanent Chorus Damrosch SyBtem will render Gounods Gallia Hoffmans Con cert Band 40 musicians celebrates on this occasion their first anniversary in a brilliant program including several London music hall novelties Four eminent soloists are to appear and the Symphony Orchestra will delight the large audience in attendance between the acts 1900 Books are now open for Charters There nre always choice and dates to be had by applying early TEE COEOBED XMEBXOA3T WASHIKX3TOK D 6 An Exhibition Dril The exhibition drill at Odd Fellows Hall last Saturday evening given by the young ladles of the high school was exceptionally fine They showed great skill in military tactic3 A large gather...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 13 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 21 April 1900

El WANTED TO KNOW ffbat state Dewey expects to carry If anybody can reppeot an opponent rho fight3 under an anonymous signa ture Doesnt the delegate situation give ample evidence that the Hon L 0 Bailey possesses an abnormally long If any one can show cause why judge Charles F Scott shouldnt be Rights successor as District Oommis iloner If it isnat about time for the period icsl muss in the affairs of Howard Uni versity If Samuel E Laoy has political aspi rations Why didnt the Rev Walter H Broofe9 give the Bet G W Lee a pri vate tip Wouldnt Senator Fairbanks make an ideal candidate for Vice president this year If Julia Mason Layton doesnt hit tbe bulls eyo when she takes her pen in hand to card the press Vide Mon days Why a gieat race makes it necessary by staying in their pulpits and ofl the political stump If Editor Fortune isnt gradually ac quiring a more favorable opinion of the nations capital Will he M E Church elect a Negro Bishop this year If Rev E K Lovo of Georgia nadnt bp...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 14 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 21 April 1900

I ft H t 4 - S3 HH mZPM Shreds MIsalBBlppI has 114 oolvred ex-confederate pensioners on its pay roll By the passage of the separate car Hw in Virginia the entire territory of States south of Washington oompels the races to be separated A white man of Spencer Va has turned blaok It is too bad that Ben Tillman cant get -within infection range of this same disease Albert Franklin a St Paul colored elevator man has stirred the press of the NorthvreBt by eloping with Miss Butts a pretty and repectable white girl Thirty years ago the Negroes of this country owned nothinsr not even themselves they now own property aggregating in the neighborhood of 5940000000 A sill has been introduced in the legislature of Mississippi giving to the families of mob violence 300 and de puting the official oi office who sur renders a prisoner to a mob The birth place of John Brown in Torrington Conn now occupied by a poor Afro American family is to be nought by a society organized for the purpose of restorin...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 15 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 21 April 1900

lwplANAPOLIS INKLINGS ho Will Represent the Negro in the Indiana Legislature Local dissensions Hender son Moore and Johnson Fa vored for Bishop Rev A Murray May Go to Chicago Indianapolis ind Speoial The po iitical pot is sizzling merrily and the cnibstones are working overtime as the scene of heated argument The boned contention among the oolored voterslsbo shall go oa the oounty nominee for the ticket as ihe race legislature So far the only avowed candidates are Ex Oounoilman John A Purjesr and Oharlcd W Brown of the Court House Odds apparently fvor the latter but the situation is complicated by the fact that a dark horse may appear in the arena at any moment and wrest the plum from both of the combatting gladiators Captain R B Bagoy a prominent law yer and former educator is mentioned as available compromiBe timber while the younger element is making an ef fort to bring out Dr Sumner A Furniss W Milton LewlB or U H Boughmaa There is tale of Publisher G L Knox but he would probabl...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 16 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 21 April 1900

I ii lit 1 Hi v 3i 223 BEFORE AFTER tffei ooiohid aonnaoiar irJESHiifSTOif 0 a Be Not Deceived To The COLORED PEOPLE of AMERICA pmrni7INR thp FiflT that there are manv so called hair growers aDd straigh eDers now being offered on the market and 1 nowing to a certainty that mos of these are IraudB pure and simple we wish to make a stragbt forwajd statement to the colored people ot America through Its paper THE COL ORED AMERICAN In the year 01 1871 our present Secretary tnrongn a iortunaie nlrnnTnatnnnnnpnnlred the reeelnt lor OZONO It was EOt offered for sale Or pushed to any extent until 1875 when it was put upon the market and met with marked success Alter a thorough test by the leading colored people of thattlme It was pronounced an honest legitimate remedy True to all we clsimed lor it and worthy In every respect of the confidence and attention ot every member ol the colored race because they lound it to cause the hair to GROW LONG ANi STRAIGHT solt and fine and as beautiful as a...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 28 April 1900

I W IBOMPSOH HONORED The National Personal Liberty League Give6 its annual Banquet with the Popu lar Young Indian lan as Special Guest An Eloquent Tesimonial to the Rising Factors in Race Progress Toasts and Those who Rispondid The beat evidence of a mans worth and ability and the esteem in which he ia held by a corcmnnityis the testimony of those with whom ne is brought into intimate daily contact and who haye had the widest opportunities for observing the metes and bounds cf his nature Judged by this standard Mr Richard W Tnompson has every reason to feel proud of the unqualified expression of approval voiced last Wfldnescay evening by Washingtons most representative citizens in the grand banquet hall of the Deluao Koonce Oafe Few young men have been more royally treated than the young Indianian The occasion was the fifth annual dinner of the National Colored Personal Liberty League which boasts of more than 6000 members eoattered over every section of the country It is the custom...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 28 April 1900

i Ji 5KiU ftM i i 3 i i ri fct i s5st3S5 An - IN THE CRESCENT STATE Academy for Colored Burned News Notes ASXSffKseafsusjd Vouths Baton Uouge La Special The Baton Eouge Academy- was burned down recently but we have the prom ises andfairprospects of soon having anew twO story building erected on the Bame grounds which will be quite an acquisition Rev James A Mitch ell of Gloster Mlas ras a prominent visiter Inour midst last week and dnr mg hiB stay J ere preaohed an eloquent and impressive sermon at the Bhiloh Baptist church It was greatly enjoy by all present Prof John W Thomas who wab recovering from his late ill ness we are sorry to Btate has had a ielapee but his Jrienda sincerely nope that he will soon enjoy the best ot health Rev C H Stephens an elo quent divine preached an appropriate sermon on Sunday laBt at the Bethel church His subject was the Resur reaction Notwithstanding the inclem ency of the weather quite a number of candidates were baptized by Rev Geerge Bird pastor o...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 28 April 1900

The Divorce Mill Through Thoma9 H Walker Esq Judge Barnard in Equity Court No 2 granted a divorce a few days ago to Rev Allen B Ham from his former wife Ella Ham on the grounds of de sertion The same attorney has filed papers for divorce for Mary Mellonds vs Jeremiah Mellonds charging him with desertion abandonment and cruel treatment endangering her healthjfnd life Miss Mabel Grant of Boston MasB is the guest of Miss Louise Smallwood of Madison Avenue J JtLGi KJXJJD rFTCTcn saw w fSlff WJx Members of the Boaid of Directors of the Connectional Preachers Aid Association of the A M E Lhuch are hereby notified to convene in an nual session in the committee room of the General Conference Pavilion Co lumbus Ohio Bishop James A Handy D DPres J T Jenifer Secy at 10 a m Saturday May 4 1900 Rav P A Hubbard of the Colorado Conference who will In all probability be the next financial secretary of the A M E Connection has a beautiful home situated among the mountains at Manitou You need only ca...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 28 April 1900

I r n i H a m THE RISE OF CHARLES W WILLIAMS Expert Compositor at the Government Printing Office Exemplifies the Prin ciplo that Success omes to him who Strives to do his Duty Better than the Resi Like Young Lochlnyar he Comes up out of the West Excellent as has been the constructive work of the Old Guard and valuaole as has been their service in blazing the pathway towards bottei thioga what the future of the race 1b tc be inust be determined by the young men those Wiio came into the arena of human aciinty biiice tho bkody strife that sounaed the death knell of slavery and inauguiatedaneweraud more lustrous era lor the entire nation Home will labor in the poleseional and oom n eroial fields while it will fall to the lot of others to develop the masonry of the skilled industries upon which must rest the entire urn pie of progress and to whose biain and brawn ihd de pendent facu rs of civilization mubtlook lor entOuiu iciruit and bupport Oonsoic act a the Jhtitr clasB of young men wu...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 28 April 1900

giiy Paragraphs Editor T Thoma9 Fortune returned to Seff Yolk Tueeday ilrs Ecberfe Harlan of Corcoran street is on the sick list Dr Lucy E Moten spent the Easter holidays at Atlantic City TneDelmoKo once cafe is the finest tbie eide of New York City 3Ir A Washington Eiinkley is hold ing dvwn a case on The Bee Mia3 Florence Matthews has resigned her position bb olerk in the office of The Bee Mr Frederick Douglass of the Cen sus 0flic6 haB been on tbo sick list this week Cspt W D Matthews a prominent buslitss man of Leavenworth Kansas was in town last week Miss Oceana Brooks of Pierce Fiace Is seriously ill from overwork in con ccctiou Vith school duties Edirund H Deas deputy collector cl cuef onis of South Carolina spent last week in the city on business 3Ir Harry McNabb is acting as agent and salesman for the National Coflee Company 71S 9th Btreet northwest 2Us Lillian Clayton Jewett ot Bos tn lectured at the 19th Street Baptist church last night to a good sized audi ence Mise Nanni...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 28 April 1900

I vn J i t l w ZaEESpET ik DRAWING TO A CLOSE Bethel Literary and Historical Association Rounding Out the Most Brilliant Reason in its Nineteen Years of Ex stence The Debt Wash ngton Owes to Prof R ch ards - Announcement Bethel Literary and Historical Asso ciation Is rounding out the most suc cessful and in the truest sense the most profitable season it has eD joyed m its nineteen years ot existence Almost alone Prof W H Richards has admin istered the office of President not lhat he has lacked support encouragement and sympathy -but because the broad plan of work laid out was so thorough ly his aud ita proper execution depend ed so completely upon his eagaci j en ergy and application that the official board has been more than content to indorse his avtry suggestion and action and back him up at every turn with the fine force of their moral and financial strength Thna compactness of or ganization intellectual affinity and a level headed exeautive have combined to assure Bethels premi...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 28 April 1900

AMONG BOOK MAKERS AND PARAGRAPHERS Howards American Magazine a high grade monthly- at Harrisburg Pa de voted to the educational religious in dustial social and political progress of the colored race offers the following rich consignment for this current month The Indictment frontispiece The Anti imperialistic Conference James hiarold Coleman The Times a poem William H Burleigh Mr Lincolns Letter to a Mother Abraham Lincoln Hon Archibald H Urimke A Paalm of a Race Jame3 David Cor rothers The Touchstone a poem William Allingham What th9 Catho lit Church Means to the Negro Hon Frederiok L McGhee Love Law a poem Eev J H Sammis A New Negro Poet John Edward Bruce Men who Make History Solomon Porter Hood D D God Give Us Men a poem Dr John G Holland Imjres sions The Btage and Its People Alex Rogers Editorial Department Be neath the Lynching Question The Fu ture of the Negro- Mr McKInley and Mr Bryan This magazine is worth far more than 20 cents per copy or 2 per year The A M E Review of Apr...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 28 April 1900

I 83 as a m m w S iff R lM iMS i a l Mi i or ss i yy -U 3se Colored liiericaij A TIO SAL iNJMKu NHWSPAEEJfi Fnb -moa every Saturday at 459 C St N W Washington D C 6 DESCRIPTION RATES One year Ax arnths Thre months 200 - 110 60 INVABIABLY IN ADVANCE Baluiorlptlons may De sent Dy posloffice mosey order express or by reclstracl letter All conimuuioations for publication sbonM be accompanied with the name of the writer not necessarily lor publication bat as a guar antee of zood faith We solicit news contributions opinions and In fact all matters affecting the rac M e will not pay for matter however unless It is ordered oy us All matter intended for Sublimation must reach this office by Wednes ay of eaoh week to insure insertion in the current Issue teAjrents are wanted everywnere Send orHtriiotlon8 Eor Stln by all News Dealers ADVERTISING RATES Reading notices SO cents per line Display advertisements 2 per square Inun per inser tion Disoounts made on large contracts Entered at the Post ...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 28 April 1900

R W THOMPSON HONORED Continued f om First Paee placen In this connection he pala compliment to the worth and services of ine guest of the evening Mr Her gbar next introiupd the guest of honor Mr Richa d TV Tho aapaon Mr Thompson received an ovatio and it wa3 several minutes before he could begin hiB address He spoke to the toa Oar Duty In his remarks 5Ir Thompson paid his respects to the gntemen wno bad seen fit to honor him with a testimonial of their esteem Tba be had always sought to do bis duy and although at times he waB fcandicapped by fortuitous circum Bancee he had never come to the point where he would willingly sacrifice duty tr further nw individual ends Mr Henry Y Arnett spoke on Onr Fres ent Status giving many pleasing comparisons between the Negro and v MR R W THO dPSON the other racds showing the progress of our people oyer the Indian the Ital ian the Irishman and othera fie pointed with pride to the achievements or each men as Djuglaes Langs ton Bruie White a d other...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 28 April 1900

i if W li - m t5j Elty Paragraphs The fair season continues in fall blast Barean Baptist church is conducting a successful fair Kev O M Waller has been sufler ing with la grippe Lieut R E Toomey is out afier a wrestle with the grip Mr Isaac Douglass has gone to At lantic Olty for the season 8t Lukes F E ohuroh closed a highly profitable fair last Friday even ing Mr Frederick Douglass of the Cen sus Office was under the weather last week Anniversaries of various kinds are as thiok as the fabled leaves ofYallam brosa J J Lsster of the specification di vision Government Printing Office has been on the sick list Rev W Bishop Johnson was con fined to his room two days last week with an attack of rheumatism Mies Annie Smith of this city has relumed to Boston to resume her stud ies in the Conservatory of Music Among the many gathered at the masquerade ball were the Misses Lillle Murphy and Evelina Turner ot Balti more P A Dickson the genial clothing salesman is doing aland office business ...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 11 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 28 April 1900

The Wlilto Winsed Messenger o Fence Bebold how good and pleasant it for brethren to dwell together in unitv Alitor unase 01 tne vvaan ington Bee publishes the cut and Honda a banquet in honor of Editor Cooper of the Colored American one topL and Editor Cooper publishes the cut and attends a banquet in honor of Editor aase the next week Ibis is az It bUUUivi UC XUUC JO UU IbttOUU whr colored editors who happen to be mihlishers of newspapers in the same city should be eternally at war with each other A good natured rivalry will onlv bring out all that is be3t in pach of them and there should be no heart burnings or jealousies created by the superior success which must come to one- Whether we want to er not events are so shaping themselves that ive must all hang together or hang separately Odd Fellows Journal Mess Daniel Murray and Rev Francis J Grimke Named Editor Colored American There seems to he at this writing April 16 but little doubt of the passage of the Senate Amendment to the...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 12 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 28 April 1900

as w m m i rv I IW f fiy i H iJTi ffi i tta JlfCn5EfSggtHS z 9PHE OOEOKED aifEBIOAff WJ85HXEPOTOH D 0 REV H C C ASFWOOD Prominently Mentioned in Connection With the Editorship of the Christian Recorder A Host of Friends Earnestly Hope for His Success REV H C C ASTWOOB Candidal for the Edi orsiiip of The Christian Recorder It is very difficult to tell juat what the Quadrennial Uonferecce of the A M E Church will do In its session at Columbus O In May It is known however that four and possibly six new Bishops will he elected and in that event a hig fight will be made by the leaders of the Ohureh for the various positions vacated in the executive de partment of the Church Dr H T Johnson the present editor of The Christian Recorder is a candidate for Bishop and in the event of his electiou one of the strongest and most deserv ing candidates is Rev H C C Ast wood editor of the Defender at Bryn Mawr Fa and a man of international reputation Dr Aetwood Is a consist enfe A M E and has done h...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
x
Loading...
x
x