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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 19 January 1900

At Vernon Signal lfT VUn1d Ky JAN 19 1900 tr = T IhnlrcI Jt rye Mt Vern lyPoltoftkc itA sec m class mail matter t 0 e JY > Jt LCUSVILLC Go GlASHVILLE R RO L N LOCAL TIME CARD S iy Mail North troy a m day Mail South 157 p m Night Ex North 132 a m Night Ex South 144 a m JA LANDRUM Agent w MASONSC t land Lodge No 640 meets 2rd Mon day 10 A in Ie < CHURCHES Christian Holds services 1st 3r 1 Sunday i at 11 a m and at 630 p in Presbyterian Holds services on the 4th Sunday Baptist ChurchServices on the Second Saturday night and Sunday Sunday School at 9 a ui every Sunday Prayer meeting en Tuesday nights < LOCAL and OTHERWISE M x U G Baker and family re visiting at Withers this weel Win Baker ot Mt Vernon wasMn town Monday Pathfinder Harry Blazer the hustling saw mill man was in town Tuesday Mrs Ella Suttlesof Pine Hill died Saturday morning f pneu monia r moniaW W H Jones the hustling mer chant and lumber man of Wildie > was in town Tuesday I The new band will make its first ap...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 19 January 1900

S S IJ 4 Ie e S It Proof of the Pudding Is in the Eating It is not what we say but what Hoods Sarsaparilla does that tells the story Thousands of people < the proof by telling of remarkaL cures by Hoods Sarsaparilla of Scrofula Salt Rheum Dyspcpcfa Catarrh Rheumatism andall other blood diseases and debility Jfco S S I S C IS I SS GAVE HIM A TONIC The Over Zealous Bellboy Gcta a Suit able Reward for III a Cheek A veU known drug drummer who is pay inghis regular holiday visit to New Orleans took the train last Monday evening for a lit tie side trip to Baton Kouge and in the hurry of his departure left a handsome bonehan died umbrella hanging on a hook in the lobby of the hotel It was a tempting prize but probably every kleptomaniac who saw it supposed the owner was seated near at hand At any rate it remained undisturbed when the drum and was still there yesterday mer returned By the way he remarked after he Exchanged greetings with the clerk Ive managed somehow Jo lose my new boneh...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 26 January 1900

vi nnn ternan inI + VOLUME XIV MT VERNON ROCKOASTLE COUNTY KY FRIDAY JANUARY 26 1900 NUMBER 18 G hYb INTERESTING STATE NEWS aF A OUR LEGISLATORS 1 They Are 1nnsInR Laws for the Government of the Common wealth of Kciitnclcy Frankfort Ivy Jan 16 Senate The Ju diciary committee reported that it had in Taylor lor and Lieut Gov Marshall as to alleged disqualification of the six democratic sen ators who are serving on the contest coali mittees and found the objections not well i introduced duced To amend the law as to the ap pointment of county school examiners re quiring railroads to fence their property as other land owners an act relating to i roads and passengers allowing counties to vote an ad valorem tax not exceeding 25 cents on the 100 for road urp ceedingI HouseAmong the bills Introduced Were Prohibiting treating in local option dig i tracts repealing Goebel election law pro 0 hiNting the killing or partridge proI doves pheasants wild ducks wild geese I or squirrels at any season...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 26 January 1900

Mt V er non Signal j I I 1RiDAY JAN 26 1900tr Published every Friday byla EDGAR S ALBRIGHT SUBSCRIPTION ONE YEAR IOO 4lvc1issug rales made known on application There is many a slip twixt thes eup and the lip evidently thinks Capt Evans Although he pre sented his bond and his commission from Sov Taylor in the County Court last Monday and askedg that his bond be approvd ande he be sworn in as Justice ofg the Peace yet his motion which was well argued by attorney S Ds Lewis was overruled am J N Browns bond was approved by the Court and he was sworn in tho he had no commission from the Governor In November lasi Judge Williams appointed J N Brown to fi 1out the unexpired term of his son R L Brown re signed The order was forwarded by the Clerk to the Governor but it being the last days of Bradleys administration the commission was not issued Gov Taylor came in and on request appointed A H Evans totally disregarding Judge Williams order appointing Mr J N Brown Judge Williams takes the posi...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 26 January 1900

= 14t mtoG Signal I MT VlIiicav KY JAN 26 1900 r JL t Entered atttla Mt Verna Ky PostoBke os ies V ana clsss mall matter i iJ Jill Jtt I LOUISVILLE NASHVILLE R R Co j G do N LOCAL TIME CARD Day Mail North 1105 a In Say Mail South 157 p m Night Ex North 132 am Night Ex South 144 a m J A LANDRUM Agent MASONIC Ashland Lodge No 640 meets 2ril Mon day 10 Am CHURCHES Christian Holds services 1st 3r 1 Sunday atlla m and at 630 pm Presbyterian Holds services on the 4th Sunday Baptist Church Services on the Second Saturday night and Sunday Suuday School at 9 a in every Sunday Prayer meeting on Tuesday nights LOCAL and OTHERWISE U G Baker is on the sick list Constable J D Hamm was hereo Wednesday last W A Carson of Brodhead was in town Tuesday Dr John H Williams lift for Louisville Sunday Willis Allen of Crooked Creekn was in town Tuesdoyz Tom Miller returned to his home 111 Gar rard yesterday y Hugh Miller is the agent here now for the Globs fertilizer Rev Riddle will preach at Buck eye next...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 26 January 1900

g a r M MIss is As f Good as a Mile f 1 fIf you are not entirely weft you are flness does not mean deatl raor It is a sense of weariness a i cd feeling a life filled with namclcss O f pains andsuffering In 90of C sesi I the blood aZ is to blame Hoods rara I g jciruict is Natures corrective foe ist R orders of the blood Remember Z tII4II I I O ati I4 I Q1a WILLING TO TRY IT Jfo Lineage Neceasnry ns Long ct iIIc Had n Sufficiency of the Coin I suppose she said that you 1w1 an ancestor in the celebrated little party that came over with Villiam the Conqiieroi r Perhaps he replied but 1 have never looked the matter up Of course you are a lineal descendant nf some one who came over in the Mayflower I dont know It is possible that 1 am but I have never hunted up the records Vellshe went on you arc descended from an officer of the revolutionary war arent you Finding himself cornered he broke down and confessed My fathers name was Szfehzerskendow ski which he changed to Dows with the sanctio...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 2 February 1900

t i nun A etn n UI + < ° VOLUME XIV MT VERNON ROCKCASTLE COUNTY KY FRIDAY FEBRUARY 2 1900 NUMBER 19 ASSASSINATION Senator William Goebel Shot 4 > From a Window While in the v State House Grounds FIVE BULLETS WERE FIRE AT THE MAN FIVEMr Mr Gospel Was WalkiflfrUp the Side walk Leading to lurDoor of the Capitol Buildiucr Tho Senator Is Not Badly Wounded OiieJUan Placed Under ArrestState Capitol Is Immediately Sur rounded by Troops Frankfort Ky Jan 31 Senator Goebel was shot and fatally wounded nt 1110 Tuesday morning The shoot jug was done by some man at present unknown Mr Goebel was walking up the sidewalk leading to the door of the capitol building1 on his way to the senate when a man in the second story of the building immediately to t II cast of the capitol tired upon him hive shots were fired and Mr Goebel fell to the ground fatally wounded 31e was at once carried to the Capitol hotel The wildest excitement was instantly created in the town and within ten minute after Mr Goe...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 2 February 1900

M t Vernon Signal 1 FRIDAY FED 2 1900 I I I I < Published every Friday by 1 EDGAR S ALBRIGHT SUBSCRIPTION ONE YEAR IOO 00i l 0 i J iA dver thing rates made known on 4 Iit application < i 1N1LL7AI S GOEBELL I GOVERNOR OF KENTUCKY GOEBEL MOT BY fI88 88IN8 j Apr preaching State House The Wound Probably Fatal Five Shots Fired By Concealed Murderers Fro ITU Windows oi Executive Building Entire State Guard Hurried To Frankfort Bullet Ploughed Its Vay Through the Senators Body Skilled Surgeons On Hand Declare lie Has Hardly One Chance In a Hundred of Living Intense Ex citement Caused By the Calamity REPUBLICANS ARE DRIED LEIDEftS STUNNED Governor Goebtl was shot about two inches to the right of the right nipple the ball passing through his body corn ing out two inches to left of spine Shot ithn 44 Win fp chester Sworn in as Governor Wednesday night p Col Jack Chinn who was with Sen ator Goebel when shot iI went to the Senators room about to oclock this morning = Jim Barclay of Nichol...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 2 February 1900

Mt Vernon Signal Mr VKRNON Kv FEU 2 1300 > ISnttrcilat the lit Vernutt fir > stolfice B > sec rtnrcliss mnit rontttr 7 = 7Yt 1 JJJ 1 I I LOOISVLLE 6 NASHVILLE R RCo J t N LOCAL TIME CARD I Day Mail North t IOS a m Day Mail South 157 p m ight Ex North ri 132 a m u Night Ex South144a m J A LAND V1 Agent MASONiC at4 Ashland Lodge No HO ineeis tin Mon t1cIlirtH tiCHURCHES fih risiiuir Holds services 1st 3rl Sunday i afTl u HI and at 630 I > iii I > Holds services the 4th reshyterlauHol1s services on J u nd ay 4thI Baptist Church Services on the Second Saturday nfoht and Sunday Sunday SchooVat 9 t 11 every Sunday Prayer meeting on Tuesday nights x I LOCAL and OTHERWISE f I C C Williams is on the sick list this week All kinds of fancy groceries in Basement jan 26 31 t W Miss Flop Jones of Pittsburg is guest of Miss Grace Cox this week You can find in the Basement hollmemade and Citymade candies candiesjat jan26 t Mrs John Ross of Pittsburg is visiting Mrs W R McCIure this w...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 2 February 1900

WILLIAM KEPT TAB l An Elevator DOT Who Wai n Reaa Jar Gustatory Budget for the House f Monday morning The passenger in the elevator of Ur large apartment house sniffed the air Seems to mc William she saidII J smell cabbage Yesm replied the elevator boy The Fergusonj on the third floor back is cook in em far dinner Tuesday afternoon If Im not mistaken William there is a stron odor of mutton here Yes m Theyre havin mutton fur din ner at the Welkersons on the next floor about halfway back Wednesday William where does that smell of onions come from Comes fm the Cluppmses maam U heir companys gone and they dont have no meat today Thursday evening I think I notice a flavor of soap in the at mo here William Yesin The Brinkmeyers is doin their washin They do that every two weeks Friday Whos having fish today William The Swallingers on the fourth floor the Biddlecombes an the Shadwells on the sec ond floor an the Jordleses on the third The Dorans is goin to have turkey but they baint begun t...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 9 February 1900

HflUfl1 een nvJt11 4 J I 1 dI r It VOLUME XIV MT VERNON ROOKOASTLE COUNTY KY FRIDAY FEBRUARY 91900 NUII3ER 20 GOV GOEBELS DEATH It Took Place While Only His Brother and Sister Were By His Bedside MR BECKHAM SWORN IN AS GOVERNOR An Armed Conflict Averted By the Release of Alonzo Walker By l Gov Taylor The Republicans and Democrats Come i i to an Amicable Agreement oriv the Gubernatorial Contest CV f il Thc Troops Are to be Withdrawn and the Legislature Allowed to j Meet ij Frankfort licc1 j Ileclvlinms Title to the Governorship Is Not to IJc Disputed No Suiu It11lar Action to Be Taken j on Election Contests Frankfort Ky Feb 5 WilliamGoe bel died Saturday evening at 644 His last words spoken were addressed to Dr Furnish state senator from Boone county at 545 lie called him by name and asked to be given a drink of water At 0 he nodded assent when the physicians asked if he would at tempt to take liquid nourishment Soon thereafter he fell into complete unconsciousness and so remained un...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 9 February 1900

4 MtVeruon Signal MtVernonf FRIDAY FEB 9 1900j r Ly Published every Friday by EDGAR S ALBRIGHT h SUBSCRIPTION ONE YEAR 100 4fiertiJllg ales made known on 12 c application c > k < t HOEBEL8 nE n ei Tell JWy Friends To Be Brave Fearless and Loyal To the Break Common People f Were His Dying Words And His Legacy To the Loyal and True t WHERE IN KENTUCKY Shall We Find His Like AgalnrhoSlia Take ITp His Cause With Courage Ability and Zeal Saturday night the sad and heart rending message came that Gov 5 Gebel was deadand Sunday mornings paper confirmed the re port in bold head lines The dai lies brought the dreadful news to many a home throughout Kentucky > which made the Sabbath as heavy hearted as the day was rainy and disagreeable on the out side The Governor grew worse rapidly Sat urday afternoon from 230 oclock until his deathmost of the time being unconscious It was a sad scene around his deathbed and out in the long hall and down in the corridor ofthe big Capitol Hotel i st...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 9 February 1900

Memorial Meeting at the Court House Saturday at 1 Oclock pffl Febloth Mt Vernon Signal MT VERNON KY FEB 9 1900 Entered ut the Mt Vcrnbti Ky Postoffice as sec oneclass mnll matter c 1 LouisviLtc NASHVILLE R RCO I ILOUISVLU L Si N LOCAL TIME CARD Bay Mail North 1105 a 111 Day flail South 157 p ui Night Ex North 132 a m Night Ex outhI 144 am T A LANDRUM Agent MASONIC Ashland Lodge No WO meets 2rd Mon day 18 Ani CHURCHES Christian Holds services 1st 3rl Sunday at 11 a m and at 630 pm Presbyterian Holds services on the 4th I Sunday Baptist Church = Services on the Second Saturday night and Sunday Sunday School at 9 a m every Sunday Prayer Bieetiug or Tuesday nights LOCAL and OTHERWISE LOCALHiram I Hiram Fish was here Tuesday Mri B F Fuqua has returned from Ohio Dr Southard was in from Bee lick Monday H W Bowman was up from Liv ingston Saturday J C Gibbs of Brodhea was here Saturday last H H McClure was in from Hansfqrd Wednesday C C Williams is in London this weeK on legal business Mrs J...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 9 February 1900

Memorial Meeting at the Court House Saturday at 1 Oclock pm Feb loth > = Mt Vernon Signal MtVernonh1T MT VERNON KY Fan 9 1900 Entered atthc Mt Vcrncj Ky Postoffice na sec oneclass mail matter d I LOUISVILLE NASHVILLE R RCO ILOUISVLLE L Si N LOCAL PIMP CARD Bay Mail North 1105 a m Day Mail South 157 p ni Night Ex North 132 a m ight Ex outhI 144 am J A LANDRUM Agent MASONIC Ashland Lodge No WO meets 2rd Mon day 18 Ani CHURCHES Christian Holds services 1st 3rl Sunday at 11 a ui and at 630 p w PresbyterianHolds services on the 4th Sunday Baptist ChurchServices on the Second Saturday night and Sunday Sunday School at 9 a tit every Sunday Prayer meeting on Tuesday nights I u > LOCAL and OTHERWISE LOCALHiram Hiram Fish was here Tuesday Mr B F Fuqua has returned from Ohio Dr Southard was in from Bee lick Monday H W Bowman was up from Liv ingston Saturday J C Gibbs of Brodhea l was i here Saturday last H H McClure was in from Hansfqrd Wednesday C C Williams is in London this weeK on le...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 9 February 1900

Nervous V1onieia1S a1S ailing women M IA fJ a woman has some female trouble she Is cerialJ to Mi nervous and wretched With many women the monthly suffering is so great that they are for fays positively insane mnd the most e85Ssgen ef forts of ordinary trssi mont are unavailing Lydia E Pinkhams Vegetable Compound comas promptly to the rem Ifmf of these women The letters from women cured by it proves this This paper is constantly Ararat I Ing them The advice of Mrs Pink ham should also be se cured by every nervous woman r This costs noth ing Her address is Lynn MassDROPSY DROPSY NEW DISCOVERY gives quirk relief and cures worst lIeL Dook of tOHtlmonlnlH and 1O ilnj treatment Free Or II HORKKNS SONS JInx l > Atlanta Ja d Our Increased Trade with China England can no longer compete with us in the shipment of many products to China Our trade with the Chinese has al most forty per cent within the last year This is merely natural The best wins in everything lor a like reason Hostellers S...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 16 February 1900

0 vi p nnn1 ern 1t + r ii 1 CI 911 VOLUME XIV MT VERNON ROCKCASTLE COUNTY KY FRIDAY FEBRUARY 16 1900 NUMBER 21 TH TERMS REJECTED THETERMSREJECTEDSLeading Leading Republicans of Kentucky Held a Conference in the State Capital i I IGov Gov Taylor Issued a Proclamation Reconvening the General As i sembly at Frankfort I j The Troops Were Ordered Home But Litter the Order Vas Counter Vnmiided Courts Will Now 4 Settle the Controversy j Ii Frankfort Ky Feb 11Nearly ev ery republican county committeeman came to Frankfort Saturday on the early morning train and also a large number of republican leaders from all parts of the state Several repub lican members of the legislature were among the number including Sen ators Kirk and Johnson and Repre sentative Lewis Shortly before 11 oclock the doors of the capitol were opened and the state delegations went up to the assembly room the first time it has been opened since the shooting of Senator Goebel The republican chairman and members of the legis...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 16 February 1900

u r Mt Verticil < Signal FRIDAFEB 1 1900 t Published e ery Friday by EDGAR S ALBRIGHT = SUBSCRIPTION ONE YA1c IOO r Advertising ries made kntwn on p35 l4stfon I t Tjpi Tat ontalejjU the mo = tfoxrmade by Taylor s attoi neys u v H I f7 < and tv his d ecishl said the Federal V r C w A Government had no right to Inter tftn st fete with contest cases which are now pending in Kentucky The cases will all ba loug t at in the courts of Kentucky and whatever their decisions are will be fitfal t f THE few members of the I egis lature who met at London have been called back to Frankfort wheie they are now and still doing I as they did in London meeting and adjourning from day to day for the 2 want of a quorum The Democrat ic members are all in Louisville and ay they will remain there un til the excitement dies down and the soldiers are removed from the Capitol CapitolThe The committee who has charge of the Goebel Monument Fund are meeting with good success from all parls of the county al...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 16 February 1900

2 r if 14 t Veihon Signal j I 1T VERNc7N Kv FrB I6I9o0 Y J j lh totcd at theMt Verna ny Post ol6e at lie I o lIrlts matt S3 ttti 4 i LoueVILtc i NASktnue n Ft Co I I L No LOCAL TIME CARD Day lII05 a m Say Mail South 157 p m Night Ex No th132am Night Ex outh 144 am Jaftr LANIRUM Agent 1 MASONIC Asliland Lodge No 640 meets 2rd Mon day 10 A na CHURCHES Clinstiam Holds services 1st 4 3r 1 Sunday ntllaro and at 630 pm PresbyterianHo1J service on the 4th fuuday Baptist ChurchServices on the Second Saturday niglil and Sunday Sunday School at JS in every Sunday Prayer meeting oa Tuesday nights LOCAL and OTHERWISE W R Dilliou was here Tuesday to attend court Elza Lanford was here attending court this week Mrs Sallie Hysinger is very low with pneumonia fever A R Dyche of the London Echo was here Thursday Last o Miss Berda Martin is visiting friends here this week Mrs WT Brooks of Paris Ky is here visiting her parents Mr Henry Fish was over from Wildie Saturday and Sunday Miss Pearl Coffey of ...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 16 February 1900

w at1 f Nature Abhors a Vacuum i clothing in the world stands still If tyou are oett and strong day by day the 1 I blood supplies its tide of vigor If you e are it the blood is wrong and carries 1 increasing quantities of diseased germs i I You cannot change Nature but you cn i i aid her by keeping the blood pure I I Hoods Sarsaparilla does this as ncih 1 I ing else can Bes ure to get Hoods I Jthodi i i I i i 3ll l IMIMIMIIIMI IMIMI ICtlMIICII IMI iai lttll MMMg A LESSON IN COURTESY 4 Seat Rebuke Given a Haughty vyjm an by a Man in Working Clothes One afternoon a stylishly dressed woman boarded an Illinois Central train at Forty seventh street She sat down in the only vacant seat beside a young workman Aho was reading a book The man wore blue overalls and carried a dinner pail The woman drew herself together superciliously and elevated her eyebrows In getting her tick t she dropped her purse and the young fellfitw picked it up and offered it to her politely She took it without a wor...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Mount Vernon signal. — 23 February 1900

r i r rly YV IYV 3Lnn1 etn n in4I + VOLUME XIV MT VERNON ROCKCASTLEOOUNTY KY FRIDAY FEBRUARY 23 1900 NUMBER 22 1 n Lr > = gr eC S efr6 e fc if j STATE NEWS PICK = UPS I i3 4J d aaasssa s ssgsss t DEMURRERS OVERRULED Federal Court Will Hear Election Cases gin Which It Is Charged XesrroeM Were Intimidated j Louisville lYt Feb 201n the cases of several persons arrested dur ing the recent state election for al leged intimidation of Negro voters Judge Evans in the United States court overruled the demurrer of the defendants which brought into ques tion the jurisdiction of the federal court Judge Evans held that con gress passed Section 5507 of the Unit ed States statutes to protect the col ored peeJple in their right of suffrage that 5508 was passed to prevent per sons from conspiring to injure and o pr ss thus insuring this class of voters the free exercise of their right of franchise that congress had the power to pass such laws as the only real guarantee of liberty and that it was ...

Publication Title: Mount Vernon Signal
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Kentucky, United States
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