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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 6 February 1897

Colored ilban Sboulb t)ave Ubi8 Journal in IMs *>ome tarCrm0tnBl>vance: $1,50 per l?car. Sent to atvp part of TUnttct) States ant) lanaba. XLhc ?nbp ilbe-Mum jfor HU Hbvettfsers IDcstrtng Coloreo Copies' Ztabc. Circulation tSiiarantcco, Special (Stuotationt* tflpon larejc Bo**CTtU?e.mcnta. VOL XIV. NO. 8. RICHMOND, VIRGINIA. SATURDAY. FEBRUARY 6. 1897 PRICE. 5 CENTS Paaaing Clouds {Frances Parker Robinson for the New York Agc] Fait before our mystic vision Pans the eloods in varied form ; O'er our head a they roll in grandeur, borne of aunshine. Borne of sturm, 80 our years are paaaing onward, Down the chariot whetl of time. To some fairer, unknown region ? To some far aerener clime. From the y**?**? of early childhood, Even down to hoary age. Hrre and there we catch the gleaming Of life'a golden sunlit page Yet the clouds with silver lining Break upon our raptured view, And though'"arkoess shades at eveniag Vet its shallows are but tew. All along tha thorn-cro...

Publication Title: Richmond Planet
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 6 February 1897

Publtahed every Saturday by John Mttehell Jr.,proprietor,.t tit K. Broad at..Richmond* Va.. ?PHONE BBB. JOHN MITCHKLL, JR.. - Eorroa All communications Intended forpublloaUoa must be sent to tbe editor, John Mitchell, Jr., Mt Eaat Broad Street and should reach him br Wedneadav. I* ni Kt TERMS IM ADVi-t.Cn. One Copy, one year,.??..-.4LW <py,eight months,. LOS One Copy, six months..-.?.-.... At One Copy, four months. --.BS ?>y. three months..?.40 Copy.-.OB ADVERTISING RATES. 1 - Inch,one Insertion.?a..... J 60 f\ Inch each subsequent Insertion... St I > inches, three montha-. BOO > Inches, six months. 1000 *?"<>? two Inches, nine mon ths.... 14 00 1 < Inches, twelve montha.9000 ti ,*c and funeral notices.. BO .; and transient notioea per line? 10 ?Bj '.K STAMPS OF A DENOMINATION Hie. li KR THAN TWO CENTS NOT RECEIVED KIPTIONS. *-4 a I i-i.xNST la Issued weekly. The subsorip tlon i ice ls$1.Wa year. In advance...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 6 February 1897

''".Vf SATURDAY. EB . G, 1897. WASHINGTON LETTER THETREATY AMENDED No King to Act as I'mpire ANKX-QUEEFt'S IXPEC TAT IONS. Ihe Fight for Bimettalison. THE HE'W 8E0BETARY OF THE TREASURY. [From our regular Correspondent.] Wabhiisoton, Feb 1st. 1897 The Senate Committee on Foreign Relationa having amended the arbitra? tion treaty to meet the obj*:dione to it, by the insertion of. a sentence except? ing from arbitration, except by special agreement all questions affecting the foreign or domestic policy of either ol the contracting parties or the relationa of either with any other nation, and by striking out that portion which gave King Oscar, of Sweden, authority to name the umpire, hat* reported the treaty to che Senate with a recommen? dation that it be ratified, and there is now little doubt of ita speedy ratifica? tion. Another treaty has just been aigned with Great Britain and sent to the Senate. It provides fora deter? mination of a portion of the Aiaaka Boundary line. A POPl'LAR...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 6 February 1897

-Bat "-"?"ST _^m -*.?" em SATURDAY, FEB . 6, 1S.'7. LOUISUNA'S SHAME. It** Record of Lynchings for the Year 1896-The Detailed List is as Follows v Orleans. La , Journal of th** 'ko 3 J \ MW KV \ I>. Smart, colored, murder, ii. . Vj <nroe. Yam, 1' ri<*k Morrie. misccgr>n*Hion, Orleans. La. ll ?l rs. Patrick Morriu. miscegena .v Orleans, Lal riBRl'AHY I Frances, robb-ry and as satil , St. Jamea pariah, La. Gilbert France-, robbery and Basan- '. St. Jamet* pal i.b. La. NATCH. *ud Love, colored, robberv vilb-. La. I-hiir Pizr?r, colored, attemp ed Tap**, rear Shreveport, La. 24?Louis Senegal, colored, rape Carencro, La. 19?Joseph Dazzle, colored, attempt? ed rape, St. Bernard parish. La. 1*1?Unknown Negro, rape,B La. 12?Walter Starks, colored, rape Baldwin, La. JCs-T. 13?Jamea Porter, colored, murder, Minden. 13?Monk Dualey, colored. murder-, Minden, La. 14?Courtnfy Kendrick. eolon-d, murderous as-anlt. Monroe Frank James, colored, murder. i -...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 13 February 1897

abc ?nlv /Ibcbium _B jfov HU Hbvertisets TDcsidm Colotcb peoples' Zxiibc. Circulation Guaranteed Special Quotation*.* Xlpon Xart_u Rfcvcrt.seincnt-3. Bvcrv C_? Colored /Tftan Sboulb Ibave tCbte Journal in Ibis Ibome. Serins fit Hovancc: $1.50 per pear. Sent to an?* part of tnnttco States ano Canaoa. YOI. XIV. NO. .?. KICHMOND. VUUUSIA. SATURDAY. FEBRUARY IS, 1897 I'll ICE. 6 CENTS MURDER OF JOHNSON A FURTHKR ACCOUNT OF THE SAO AFFAIR A Shocking Tragedy STOOD HIGH IN THE COMMUNITY. Th** t*hooting ami killing of Thomas Johnson (color* ?l I by policeman Thoa L. Moy ers (white) lias caused indignation among ths colored peopls Ol 'V >tin- vi Ile. \- there have bssn many fa ports legarding this terrible affair, we write tins for the betti tit of many that have failed to catch the exact details \\ yins ville is .t BSBsll linn in the rn part of Virginia and is* very mach tuted sss summer resort, while thousand- are crossing OUf borders rushing for ths little town soon siter April...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 13 February 1897

ni tr TM h* Published er*-*/ Saturdsv by John Mitchell ^..proprietor, ai 814 E. BroadSt., Richmond* Va-, ?PHONTS 086. JOHM MITCHELL, JR.. ? - EDrroa. ?ll soaaaaonlceUons Intended forpublleaUoa Btiuat be aent to tb* editor. John Mitchell. Jr.. BM Bast Broad Street and should reach him by Wednesday. TERM8 IN ADVANCE. Oae Copy, one rear-?.?-.41.80 One Copy, eight months-.-. LOB One Copy, six months,_.-_. JW Oae C<>py, four months,-....?.89 One Copy, three montha-.-_.-.40 Stacie Copy.-.-.08 ADVERTISING RATES. Tor one Inch, one Insertion. , 1 88 Tor one Inch eaah subsequent Insertion-. 38 For two lurtves, three months,..-_ 8 08 For t-rolnvhe?,Bix montha._... 1000 For tn o Inches, nine months. 14 08 Tor two Inches, twelve months._80 00 Mania*1** and funeral notices,. 68 Standing and transient notices per line TOSTAGK STAMPS OF A DENOMINATION HIGHER THAN TWO CENTO NOT RECEIVED ON SUBSCRIPTIONS. *"*-4*aBP*uA*<rar ls Issn ed weekly. The subscrip? tion price i...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 13 February 1897

m ul ru l> SATURDAY, FEB . 6, 18.17. A PSALM OF _, > Ssa wild babel of oar tavaa*d asea Tbe eons ot Hw sr oonrtb. crave and With Mdlngs from the world's fresh, healthy prto*" Tidings whloh oar worn, wearied ace eoar TJaohanf'd. through all the lona;, oxmnmbev'd years. Th* Tolos of Honer adngs the song divine, "Whioh tolls of godlike tolls, of heroes' taara And of the punishment of Priam's lina Th* battle In the plain ls racing yet; Th* watch fires blas*; th* beak'd ships lias the shore. "Tor a* the fo* in erina array ls se*. Ah. hat do we fight as they fought of yore? For we* too, Ilk* the heroes loos; ago. Must waco slow wars and sall tbe bitter ssa. "Tiaro* ta tbe conflict, load the tempests blow, Aad the waree roar and rac* unceasingly. atUl most we wander o'er the stormy main. Twixt rooks and whirlpool* a dread passage make, ?Hil must tbe sirene alric to us In rain, atUl from the tolls of Circe must we break. Tura. then, to Homer's psalm of life and see low...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 13 February 1897

] ch di di re hi SATURDAY, FBB.13, 1897. ^EST-EflD NOTES THE GOD OF NATURE SMITES SUFFERING HUiTANITY. Thc Gospel Preached In Its Simplicity 1 he Planet Complimented? Whitm Genth-mau Tnlks to .yjn \ Tl't*. HARVEY TOW? 80HO0L-SIX TSfil OONVEKSIOHS ATTHE5TH OHUROH Rev- Z D Lewis and the Oran-Shooters The Cod of nature reigns and the people are blessed. Laat Sunday was s day thst all seemed delighted to be hold. The matrons, old maida, sweet girls, old staggs. gallant men nnd the youths, all seemed to be filled with the lire of life, came forth apparently in sil the glory of manhood The sun with its majestic power shone forth withs brilliancy that charmed, en? chanted and subdued all to the will of nature and the God of love. Our churches received a very liberal patronage from the people generally, in every direction the people could be aeen wending their way to the temoles of the God of love. The Second Baptist Church was fill? ed to its uttermost capscity at th .'clock services, when...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 20 February 1897

jf or HU Hbvertisers SDesiring Coloteb peoples' Urabe, Circulation (Buarantcet). Special <&uotatton? "Upon Xaroc advertisements. E\>en> ColoreMlban Sboulb IbaK Zbis Journal in Die Dome. trenna in advance: $1.50 per ?car. Sent to ant part ot tttnttcb States anb Canaoa. VOb XIV. NO. 10. RICHMOND, VIRGINIA, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 1897 PRICE. 5 CENTS ' REY. JASPER PREACHES. An Interesting Discourse. MIS 57th ANNIVERSARY An Appeal to the Christiai.. JOSHUA'S WARNING. Thc Lesson and What it1 Teach. THE IH0REAS2 IN THE DEATH RATE. Ood'B Punishment! ? The Filial Conclu? sion* We visited the Sixth Mt. Zion Bap? tist Church, Rev. John Jasper, pastor, Sunday, February 14th The congre? gation entertained itself singing these "good old fashioned tunes" until 11:25 A. M., when the stately, but humble figure of the celebrated divine was seen moving up the centie aisle. He wore a heavy overcoat, with cape, and carried his tine silk hat and a walking cane...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 20 February 1897

1 ere? Saturday by John Mitchell Jr.,pt opitotor, al SM a- Broad St., Richmond. Va_, thone tea. ni Ch si Ol BJ E U V E L t JOHN MITCHELL, JR.. - EDrroa. All oo-ununlea tions Intended torpablloattoa ? saoatbasset to tSa editor. Jobs Mitchell. Jr., i SM Bast Broad Street aaa should reaeb BUB by ' Wada eadat. TBBMB IB ADVANCE. Oas Copy, oae rear-_. Ona Coir,eight s-oaths., ? 0 aa Qom, Ba. moathsv__... Oae Copy, tour months,__. Ona Cony, three moatha,. Stacia Copy--. ADVBBTISINQ BATES. ror ona LaaEh, one Insertion..j. f SS Far sae lneb eaeh subsequent insertion... to Far two Inches, three mon the,.. ?? SOO For two Inches, six months. 1000 For twotnehec. alao months..14 to ToS two .nobes, twelve moatha_? j to to Manias- aad funeral noUoes.. to * tandi na aad transient notices pw line. M __!_ w POSTAGE STAMPS OF A DENOMINATION HIttHEB THAN TWO CENTS NOT RECEIVED ON SUBBqaiPTlONS. -?-i-1 Vi-sbPiambt la laeued weekly. The anbeerlp Uoa arlee la tLM a year. In advance. There are rona ways by ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 20 February 1897

SATURDAY, FEB. 20,1897. WASHINGTON LETTER THE INAUGURATION United States' Cadets May Parade. A BILL TO INCREASE TBE REVE? NUE ON CIGARETTES. A Stir in a Home Committee. (From Our Regular Correspondent.) Washington, Feb. 15. 97. Inauguration echoes are now heard wherever one turns in Washington. Work upon the street stands from which a portion of the spectators will view the parade, which promises to be the handsomest, if not the largest, ever teen, has been started, and the inau? guration committee has begun tbe dis? tribution of fifty thousand paper flag* and fifteen thousand portraits of McKinley and Hobart, to be used by the residents along the route of the parade to assist in decorating their houses. Theae are given away by the Committee. So general is the sen? timent in favor of having the West Point and Annapolis Cadets take part in the parade that it seems probable the joint resolution, offered in the Ser? at* by Mr Frye, and in the House of Representatives by Mr. Baker, of N...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 20 February 1897

r ..HO! FOR WASHINGTON!.. The Inauguration of President William McKinley. IRicbmonb, jfrebericksbura & potomac Iftailroab Company i Will Sell Tickets from Richmond to Washington and return, Commenc ing March 1st, 1897 for Good to Return Until March 8th, 1897. In Addition to the 4 REGULAR TRAINS PER DAY in Each Direction, SPECIALS will be ARRANGED FOR,--AT HOURS TO SUIT. 2 20 2 Special Cars for Organizations. Short Line Between Richmond and Washington. Frequent Fast Trains. Mo Transfers. Organizations wishing Special Cars Should Arrange for Same at Once. C. A. TAYLOR, Traffic flanager WEST END MOTES A PATHETIC SCENE AT FIFTH CHURCH. A Large Funeral?At Re_?t. Hav. JOHS MITCHELL OS 1HE22KD. Able Sermons And Large Crowds. MUCH SICKNESS AND SUFFERING TWO EXTREMES MET. Personals and General Notes. The most solicitous could not desire more beautiful and lovelier weather .han we had last Sunday. Our church? es and Sunday-schools were crowded . The school at the 5th Church was th...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 27 February 1897

?nlv /Ifcebium Jot HU Hbvcrttsers Desiring Coloreb peoples' Urabe. Circulation ?uaiantcco, Special ?uotation? TUpon Xanjc Hfcvcrtlsemcnte. Colored jflban Sboulb Ibave ZCbte 3ournal in t3fe t)ome. TCcrms In Bovance: $t.50 per jpear. Sent to an? part of "Unttco States ano Canaoa. ^ VOL XIV. NO. ll. RICHMOND, VIRGINIA, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 1897 PRICE, 5 CENTS. TEE 'PO'WHITE." (BjO M. 8teward.) The Idle Reporter, quite polite. Strove hard to paint tnt man "po' white," lie told us much, suggested more. Then said he could not fill the score. A something tangible, 'tis said, Yet undefinable, a dread Incubus, a horrid fright Is a faint idea of a ' po' white." Now, if you'd know beyond a doubt. What "po' white" mea s, just turn about. And biard that street car passing by. Then use jour wits and weather eye. Now, look! note well th' inspiring sight, And you shall see the true "po' whitP ;" The rear platturm is his small world. Whare oft lie he'.ps some spry white girl? Upon or off the elect...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 27 February 1897

Published e-rery Saturday by John Mitchell Jr.,proprietor, al 814 K. BroadHt., Richmond' * ** THONE SSS. i vei wi K< wi Tl si? th ci w ti 1" JOHN MITCHELL. JR.. - - Kanoa. All communication* Intended fo ^ _ blloaUoa must be sent to the editor. John Mitchell, Jr., SM East Broad Street and should reach him hr Wednesday. TERMS IN ADVANCE. One Copy, one year,.-.4U.S0 One Copy,eight months,.1.00 One Copy, aix montha,._._. .SO One Copy, four montha.-.SO One Copy, three montha,.~.40 9iugle Copy,-....OS ADVERTISING RATES. For one Inch, one luaartlon.^.?.$ 60 For one lucheaeh subsequent InserUon... SS ! <>r two Inches, th ree months,..~~~~ SOO For two lochee, alx months.1000 For two Inches, cine months.14 00 For two Inches, twelve montha.SO 00 Mi-.rrlage and funeral notices. 60 Mending and transient notices per line. lt) POSTAGE STAMPS OF A DENOMINATION HIGHER THAN TWO CENTS NOT RECEIVED ON SUBSCRIPTIONS. Th ePlaxst ta Issued weekly. The aul*crlp Uon price la...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 27 February 1897

fi SATURDAY, FEB. 27,1897. WASHINGTON LETTER Invest.ga' ion May Prove a Scandal. THE INAUGURAL PARADE. Plaus Made to Shorten the Time of March (From Our Regular Correspondent.) Wakminoton, Februaiy 22. 1897.? The investigation now teing conduct? ed by the Senate Com mr tee on public lands may lead to scandal involving Mr. Cleveland, although every patriot ic American will hope not. The inves? tigation ie of a land patent recently is? sued by Secretary Franois to Mr. Per? rine, Mr. Cleveland's step-father, and his associates. The patent covers 28, OOO acres of land in Florida, and if it has been legally issued, the present occupants of the land will have to move or make terms with Mr. Perrine The original grant of this land was made to Dr. .Perrine, father of the present Mr. Perrine, and his associ? ates, in 1841, and the contention of the settlers on the land, who are rep? resented by ex-Congressman Brook shire, of Indiana, ia that it was for? feited by failure to occupy it within t...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 27 February 1897

r ..HO! FOR WASHINGTON!.. r The Inauguration of President William McKinley. IRicbmono, f rebericksburQ & potomac Iftailroab Company Will Sell Tickets from Richmond to Washington and return, Commenc ing March 1st, 1897 for Good to Return Until March 8th, 1897. In Addition to the 4 REGULAR TRAINS PER DAY in Each Direction, SPECIALS Will be ARRANGED FOR,-AT HOURS TO SUIT. 2 20 2 Special Cars for Organizations. Short Line Between Richmond and Washington. Frequent Fast Trains. No Transfers. Organizations wishing Special Cars Should Arrange for Same at Once. C. A. TAYLOR, Traffic flanager FEQat NEW HAVES, COT!*. Naw Haven, Cohw.. Feb 23, '97 The most brilliant social f uno'ion of the season was Councilman and Mrs. James Walter Stewart's At home, on *he evening of the 19th inst., at tbeir handsome new residence, 65 Edge? wood Ave,, from 8 to ll o'clock. Their new home contains fifteen beautifully furnished rooms, which was brilliunt ly illuminated from the cellar to the attic; ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 6 March 1897

XLbe ?nlv /Ube&ium Oa> Jot HU Hbvertisers IDesf ring Colotcb peoples' ITrabe. Circulation Guaranteed, Special (SUiotation* *mpon Xaroc Boverttecmcnts. Colored /Ran Sboulb Ibave XLbis Journal in Ibis Ibome. TEerma tn Hovance: $1.50 per jpcar. Sent to an? part of Unite? States ano Canaoa. VOL XIV. NO. 12. RICHMOND. VIRGINIA, SATURDAY, MARCH 6. 1897 PRICE, 5 CENTS. THE NEW ADMINISTRATION Hon. William McKinley, PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES. Hon. Garret A. Hobart, VICE-PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES. MR. HILL'S POSITION THE TENNESSEE EXPO S1TION, c The Colored Department. DENIES THAT THE MANAGEMENT HAS BEEN SNUBBED. A Spirited Remy to Journalistic Criticism Nashville, Tenn ., Feb. 26, '97 To the Editor of The Richmond Plan? et; Dbab Sir: Thinking you would de? sire to know the real truth concerning the Tennessee Centennial and especial? ly the Negro Department, I take tbe liberty of sending you a few facts that can easily be proven. The finest building on the gro...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 6 March 1897

m to qq ac d? Published every Saturday by John Mitchell Jr.,proprietor, ai SH K. Broad St., Richmond. Va,, THONE sea. JOHN MITCHELL, JR.. ? - EDrroa. All communications Intended forpubllcatloa must be sent to tba editor, John Mitchell, Jr., SH Hast Broad Street and should reach him by Wednesday. NT ei ol u Ii TERMS IN ADVANCE. On? Copy, one year,.??-....4LS9 One Copy,eight months,. LOO One Copy, six months,..80 One Copy, four months,.??.- M One Copy, three months,.44 Single Copy,-.OS ADVERTISING RATES. For one Inch, one Insertion. * so For one Inch cash subsequent InserUon... SE For two Inches, three months,._?.. SOO For two Inches, six month*. 1000 For two lnchea, nine months. 14 00 For two Inches*, twelve months. SO 00 Marriage and funeral notices.. SO Standing and transient notices per line. 10 POSTAGE STAMPS OF A DENOMINATION HIGHER THAN TWO CENTS NOT RECEIVED ON SUBSCRIPTIONS. ?S ^ThsPi.anrt is Issued weekly. The subscrip? tion' price Itt $1.90 a year. In advance. There are For...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 6 March 1897

W.FS SATURDAY, MARCH 6, 1 WASHINGTON LETTER President McKinley's Pol? icy. REPRESENTATIVE MURRAYS PRO ? TESL (From Our Regular Correspondent ) Washington, March 1 1*97 Senator Sherman SaM said enough to let all tiif world know what the OuUin policy of President McKinley will be To boil it down, President McKinley purposes to let the Spaniards and Cu? bans tight it out without taking sides. and to let both understand that Amer? ican citizenship has got to be respect? ed, something that has nut been done under the Oleveland-Olney Cuban pol? icy. Such a policy would have pre vented the exciting scenes in Congress caused by the ^treatment which Spain has Leen allowed to give American cit iiens in Cubj. IN CONOK If Congress fails to dispose of all the appropriation bills, it will nut be the fault of the House, which passed the last of them several days ago. The Senate has been in an ugly mood since the Cuban excitem nt last week, which was bo suddenly brought to a close by a deal between...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 6 March 1897

INAUGURAL ADDRESS! Fellow dtixensi In obedience to the' will of th* people and In their presence by tho authority vested In me by this oath. I assume the ardicus and respon? sible duties of president of tho United State*, retying on the support of my oountrymen and Invoking th* guidance of Almighty dod. Our faith teaches that there ls no safer reliance than upon the God of our fathers, who has bo singularly favored tbe American people in every national trial, and who will not forsake us so long bs we obey his commandments and walk humbly In bis footstep*. Tbe responsibilities of tbe high trust to which I have been called?always of grave Importance?are augmented by the prevailing business conditions, entailing idleness upon willing labor svnd loaa to useful enterprises. The country ls suffering from industrial disturbances from which speedy relief must b* had. Our financial system needs some revision; our money ts all good now, but its value must not fur? ther be threatened. It shoul...

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