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Page 11 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 24 November 1900

HORTIGDIDRE AT THE PAN AHERICAN The Beautiful Building for Fruits Other Products and the Plans for Out Door Exhibits Horticultural exhibits at Buffalo will have a beautiful setting in and about au exceedingly handsome building 220 feot square The height of the build ing is 23G feet to the top of the lantern and the general proportions are of com manding grandeur Situated in a posi tion of great prominence on the west ern side of the grounds the approach from the east is through the esplanade past the basins of aquatic plants the fountains and the great urnB contain ing beautiful tropical foliage effects up the curved incline which 18 bordered by many odd varieties of fruiting trees and shrubs to the magnificent door way which is the subject of the accom pauing illustration Probably no hor ticultural exhibit has over had such legantand appropriate surroundings and no former display has been so well worthy of it The Horticultural Building is con nected by Bemioircular conservatories u...

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. — 24 November 1900

k k 5- t r 9 12 The Late Oliver DeHart On November 7th at 345 p m at the residence of his foster- mother Mrs MarcellinsS Williams 1450 Madison street n w after a painful illneBS which he bore with christian fortitude there departed this life Oliver DeHart a young man of promise and very well and favorably known in Wheeling W Va and Pittsburg Pa The deceased was born in Staten Island N YM Bept 4ih 73 He was a young man of sterling qualities and had an amiable disposition which endeared him to the aSectiona of all with whom he came in contact As a son he was loving gentle obedient and as a young man he wts loyal aDd adhered to those principea which go far toward the moulding of ones character lor good The last sad rites were held over his remains in the Vermont Avenue Baptist chuich Rev George W Lee officiating and the body was interred in a vault at the Haimony Cemetery The fl ral tributes were ve y numerous and exceedingly hands me Bishop Moore Seriously III Bishop M M Moore one of ...

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. — 24 November 1900

WH WE SHOUD BE THANKFUL Everybody ought to feel thankful for eoraeihing That man must yp be a miserable wretrh who can not reral some benefice nee that ua8 unthtened his existence if but for u posing moment Tbat there no more Southern States Tnat thing are no worse than thiy are For four years more of the plethoric dinner pail That Ed C Allen ha9 only one set of vocal organs That the National Colored Teacherss Bureau a fixture For puch a promising impresario as Mr Clarence White Because Mr Bundy is serving the city well as school truetee Tbat age only adds to the inimitable and trenchant pen of Bruce Grit Tbat Hon BfU Pledger has new opes of breaking into Wncle Sams pok bar rel Thit Ool Perry Carson is good for a Bide of bacon out of the political smoke house That Tuskegees endowment fund continues to receive such substantial accretions That Washington has the best col ored dotective in the country Mr Henry Lacey Because Mrs John JK Francis is making a mo3t enviable record as a scho...

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. — 24 November 1900

S n A i 0 I t kajpw 14 msM mmiasB wxsEmm mtioimTOf I Some Negroes in Business i 6 Below we give a few examples of en terprising Hegio business men We make no pretense at giving a sketch of these mens lives but to chronicle their success in the commercial lines The recent Business League proved so Interesting that some practical sample of Negro thrift and economy is not a misplace at this time These men and women are thoBe of the race who are doing and not talking They are in deed representative and are of the kind who must help us solve this question the greatest confronting the American people There are four drug shops owned by Negroes ra Montgomery Ala No colored pereen who has attempt ed to run a hostelry In the District of Columbia has ever failed Mr F Q Stedman is a manufacturer of bells and pails in Connecticut and has an extensive business D J Cunningham and Alexander Oliver are two of the largest grocery dealers in Florida and are powers in their home town Pensacola One mill...

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. — 24 November 1900

A THANKSGIVING DINNER BELLUM DAYS HOWARD UNIVERSITY Washington D C TEN distinct departments under one hundred competent professors and instructors Theo logical Medical Legal College Pedagogical Preparatory English Agriculture Industrial and Musical For information address q Rev J E Rankin D D IX D President Geo H Sahtord Secretary Ivery College Srades ignljl nit ALLEGHENY PA A Praotlcal Literary and Industrial Trade School lor Colored Boys and Girls Carpen try Bricklaying Plastering Painting and Interior Decorations Tailoring Dress making Millinery Voice Culture and Piano Forte Literary JJepartrr ent from Primary to Normal Course Job Work Solicited and ProfltB given to the Students Catalogues now ready Address Joseph D Mahoney Principal Allegheny Pa eusHEo The Evans t9 a m j a mm O z o ueiuai manors I309FStHW Gnaranteed IjR A A Setof Teeth VUiUU Branch Office 307 7th St N W Painless Extracting 50 CENTS The modern stand ard Family Medi S cine i Cnres the common every day ills of huma...

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. — 24 November 1900

K - it J U I Tf v i t It A 7 1 ia m i i f 1 r4 I B h IS 41 BE wax iii Kecognizing the fact that there are many SO CALLED hair growers and ili nairstrainteners nw on the market and knowing to a certainty that many fj of these are frauds pure and simple we wish to make a straight forward V honest statement to the colored race through this great paper In iv tne year iS71 onr late secretary Mrs S M Moore thronirh a fortunate fn circumstance acquired the receipt for OZONO It was not offered for pale jljX or purchase to any extent until 1875 when it was put upon the market and ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ft ft m m is A A A A m meu Mini uiuiKeu success Alter a tnorougn test oy me coioreu people ol that time it was pronounced an honest legitimate remedy trim to all that was claimed for it and worthy in every respect of the confidence of everv member of the colored race because they found it to caue the hair to grow long and straight soft and finp and as beautiful as an April morning Now whenever 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. — 1 December 1900

VOL 8 NO 36 REMINISCENCES OF THE BATTLE Interestingly Told by One in the Fight A Graphic Description The Afro Amer ican Spellbinders in Demand and Scat tered the Enemy Editor The Colored American A word through your great national or gan The Colored American whoee trumpet peals from the Capitol of the Na ion is heard throughout the land With Mrs Bryant I have just re urned from the seat of the last great political conflict of the nation I mean the V ild and Wocly West for it surely was the seat of war as tvery inch of ground was hotly contested by the Bryan Tiliman combination and for some weeks was evenly machod to all appearances Not until Major H j Hedges the veteran chairman of the Speakers Bureau got his blood up and Senator Hanna forgot his rheumatics and put on his warpaint the slogan sounded the armies marshalled the ehrill notes of theheroic bugles and the troad of the patriotic armies shook the earth from the apex of the mountains aliug the banks of the banks of the i ripp...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 1 December 1900

- t iAw ft 1- 2 THE COEOEED iEEEIcAsr WASEMQTO B X3 0SS43gaS t An Afro American Musical Genius S Coleridge Taylor From Daily Argue Birmingham England October 4th 1930 There is no mistaking the fact that Hiawatha Is firat favourite at thia Festival The great triennial event it self is altogether more popnlsr than any of its predecessors and for the first time within the memory of the leading officials all the tickets for all the con certs are disposed of Bat the high tide of pnhlic favor -was reached with Mr Coleridge Taylors new work Da ring the nameroas rehearsals the verdict has gradually become unanimous and emphatic and the discovery has been made that the third part now publicly performed for the first time is in no way inferior to its predecessors while it introduces much perfectly new 8 COLERIDGE TAYLOR melody and is much more elaborate in style The effect of all this was that last nights complete rendering was looked forward to as a certain triumph both for Hiawatha and its ...

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. — 1 December 1900

informed ss to the infamouB election laws of the South and the manner in which they are executed I speak lor IEp M St DgmoH wMxmmm MMMMMM Open Letter to Senator Cullom I S BY GEN HOBERT SMALLS fgj Hon Shelby M Culloir U S Sena tor WaBhiDgtoD D C Sir My at tention bas been called to an alleged interview m the Washington Star of tbelTih inst in regard to the cutting down of the representation of the South It is a subject very near to the heart of every honest American citizen or should be I see you are inclined to have it relegated to a more convenient season as things of greater importance must have precedence In my judg ment you have either been misquoted in that interview or you have been mis of the methods by which they have by their ciaboliral actioh reduced th vot ing population of this county from 6000 to about 1 000 Thia reduction leaves a majority of about 300 as the white democrats all told number about 700 The election law and methods are still worse and their conduct out H...

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. — 1 December 1900

i -I eer sEusinG AfTtRUSINO ARTONA TEE COLORED AMERICAN WAHEOrGTOff B 0 HARTONH The Grandest of all Preparations for the Hair HARTONA ISTCRE0 1892 upatutto muagttnae ArrcRusina HARTONA THE ORIGINAL AND ONLY HARTONA Matchless and Positively Unequalled for Straightening- all Kinky Knotty Stubborn Harsh Curly Hair HAETONA will make the hair grow long soft and straight The rise of one box of HARTONA will show immediate results Makes the hair grow on bald and thin places HARTONA cures Dandruff Baldness Falling Out of the Hair and all Scalp Diseases Remember that HARTONA is the highest priced hair remedy on the market because it is the best Price 100 a box Dont allow your hair and face to be ruined by dangerous chemicals that are sold cheap to catch the ignorant and uneducated classes HARTONA is used by over 50000 people in every State in the Union HARTONA does not have to be used all the time as it straightens the hair and gives it fresh life and lustre and the hair stays and grows natur...

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. — 1 December 1900

SPECIAL ADVERTISEMENTS WA1STED HELP WANTED Trustworthy colored man to travel and appoint agents in the District of Colombia 50 monthly and expenses position permanent en close self addressed envelooe for reply Manager Cro38 Star Building Chi cago Enolose 2c stamp lor reply and we will send particulars telling how you can make from S75 to S150 per month and also be presented with a fine Gold Watch Address SCOTT REMEDY CO Box 570 Louisville KVi so KOOH8FOR RENT Furnished room suitable for man and wile or single gentleman 1131 22d st n w Wanted Rooms Persons desiring to secure first class rooms in any part ot the city will do well to put an announcement in these columns II you have a spare room that you would like to rent to desirable parlies advertise them in The Colored American Help Wanted Do you want work Do you want a Job advertise the lact in tcese columns 13176 SINK WA5HINGT0HUX It Wanted an active intelligent young man to collect lor a reliable business firm Good place for the ...

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. — 1 December 1900

I ill KS3ilislIfiMI liifyllflMiligliilslKffi Prof James B Dudley the head of the State College of North Carolina is indeed a potent factor in the state at thW stage of the hiBtory ot that com monwealth His wisdom is sought af ter by members of both races Prof Dadley sets some hope yet for the race in the state and advises them against ft wholesale removal from its borders As the head of the state educational System Prof Dudley has proven a bless ing to the race The school over which he presides has accomplished great ends In lndjatry and the head and harid since his administration began Bach material prosperity ot the school and the betterment of the condition -of the boyB and girls m the state has strength ened the faith the people have in the coarse he has pursued The fact that he remains with them In their trials and sutlers when they Buffer has made hiB influence which is always exerted for good unbounded We may safely trust to the good judgment of such a great man to help us in...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 1 December 1900

DI0NYSU5IHjH It BeemB aB though the discussion over Bishop Turners flop to Bryan might be brought to a Budden end if Messrs Astwood and the brilliant and able editor of the Christian Recorder would just stop shooting paper pellets at each other No good purpose is being served by this bitter and ac rimonioua debate The election is over McKinley 1b reelected and Bryan and all his followers have been given a black eye The criticisms of Bishop Turners political set in supporting Bryan were just and fair and in no way detracted from hia standing aB a Bishop He reserved the light to speak hiB piece and vote hlB sentiments and his critics bombasted him as they did every other Bryanite Being a public man he could not escape the javelins of the MoKinley hosts any more than any other Bryanite But its all over now even to the shouting and we can all well afford to forget and forgive The quality of mercy is not strained It droppeth as the gentle dew from heaven etc Brethren on the firing line l...

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. — 1 December 1900

I JJ u B kr 8 flje Colored mericaii Published by The Colobed amekioan Pub lishing Company A gATIOXAL NEGBO NEWSPAPER Published every Saturday at 459 C St N W Washington D C SUBSCRIPTION RATES One year - - 200 Six months Three months - 110 60 INVAEIABLY IN ADVANCE Subscriptions may be sent by poslofflce money order express or by registered letter All communications for publication should be accompanied with the name of the writer not necessarily lor publication but as a guar ante e of good faith We solicit news contributions opinions and In fact all matters affecting the race W e will not pay for matter However unless It Is ordered ty us All matter intended for publication must reach this office by Wednes day of each wees to insure Insertion In the current Issue 3 Agents are wanted everywnere Bend or instructions ADVERTISING RATES Reading notices 50 cents per line Display advertisements 2 per Bquare incn per Inser tion DlicountB made on large contracts Entered at the Post office as s...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 1 December 1900

AFRO AMERICAN BARRISTER Messrs Carter and King Win Laurels Be lure the Pennsylvania Bar Examples of Race Progress -From Leslies History of th9 Republican Farty Penna Edition William justm Garter of Harrisburg Peun is the son of Edmund and Eliza belli Reevee Carter and was born in Ki hmoud Va on the 28h day of May jvi He was educated in the public m iO la of his native state and at How a ii University iu Washington D C jini luating from the law department of t i itter in6titutinn with the degree of LL t5 on May 30 1892 In October of the same year he was licensed as sn at t rucy and counsellor at law by the St ireme Ciurt of Virginia and was subsequently submitted to the bar of the Circuit Court of Anne Aiundel Cointy Md and thp Supreme Couit o Baltimore City From 1892 to June 1601 ho was firet assistant principal of MR R 8 KING the Stanton Public School of An nap li M1 Removing to Pennsyl vaua in 1S94 Mr Carter was admitted to the bar at Harrisburg on March 24 and has sinco practiced...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 1 December 1900

1 Ha J 1 l a PIP km 1111 ffi 2S tHOU i a i i B j I i j t i 1 fi iO BOOKER T WASHINGTON BY PAUL LAURENCE DUNBAR The word is writ that he who rune may read What is the passing breath of earthly fame Bat to snatch glory from the hands of blame That is to be to Ive to strive indeed A poor Virginia cabin gave the seed And fiom lis dark and lowly door there came A peer of princes in the worlds ac claim A master spirit for the nations need Strong silent purposeful beyond his kind The mark of rugged force on brow and lip Straight on he goes nor turns to look behind Where hot the hounds come baying at his hip With one idea foremost in his mind Like the keen prow of some on forging ship THE GATE CITY HEWS Atanta Ga Special Last Monday evening the 19ch inst the pride of Georgia Fuiton Enterprise and De catur Union Odd Fellow Lodge ten tered Mr L L Lee deputy grand master of the order a banquet at Odd Fellows Hall 49i Peachtree street A very fine literary program was rendered before the supper ...

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. — 1 December 1900

AN INDIAN SUMMER DAY Wrkte 1 lor The Colored American A dreamy mist is oer the land A low and mournful note more felt Than heard where late swaetsong was dealt B7 warblera of a merry band 2ow haunts the autumn air And fills the soul with care A few belated fliwers oeom To eing of Floras hours of ease But voices stronger stir the breeze And break the spell of this fair dream And slowly pipe a mis9 Then gently rise and pass All Nature heave3 a whispered sigh Along the fild aud oer the hill For summer dayB no more may fill The dreary ppaces that now lie Within the storm and snow When Northland breezes blow J SILONE YATES AT CHARLOTTESVILLE Spicy Notes Philippine Question Discussed-Visitors Have a Gay Time Charlottesville Va Special The literary meeting of the Y M 0 A was held at the Ebenezer Baptis church on the night of the 16th int Quite an in teresting program was rendered The debate resolved That the United States government is justifiable in its action towards the Philippines was ...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
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Page 12 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 1 December 1900

4 r MI l - 3 11- 1r i r 12 A DEFENSE FOR OUR WOMEN Captain Gilmer Writes From the pines False Statements Philip- From ilia Philippine iBlanfla Col E E Cooper Dear Bir Your letter and The Americana were received and I big to Btate that I enjoyed the contents of each with satisfaction I will subscribe for your paper ju3t eb soon as I get in a town where there is a money order post office to be sent to 123 W McCulloch St Greensboro N C and after Mrs Gilmer readB it it will be sent to me I have not the time to write you as I want to about things in general relative to this coun try but I shall take time enough to tell you that a certain articles which have appeared in some of our American papers written by a white 1st lieuten ant of our army here contains among other things some false statements In his article he states that the Filipino women are superior to our American colored women which is false The gentleman who wrote it is either ig norant or had a desire to dispense with fects I...

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Page 13 [Newspaper Page] — The colored American. — 1 December 1900

id 3t ved of iBPll AFRO AMERICAN COUNCIL Sub Executive Committee to Meet in Washingon December 28 1900 The members of the Sub Executive Committee of the AiroAmericanOoun cil are hereby directed to meet in the parlors of the Southern HoteJ 311 Pa Are n w Washington D O Friday at 12 oclock December 28 1900 Aa thi3 will bo the first meeting of the Fub Executive Committee since the annual meeting in Indianapolis August last it is of the greatest inr portance that all the members Bhould The test case now pending in the matter of the new constitution of Lou iaiana is to be further contidered In the light of what has been accomplished by the committee having the matter In charge during the paBt year The question of the reduction of Southern representation In Congress and the Electoral College under the new appoitionment under the provi sion3 of the Fourteenth Amendment will also be thoroughly considered and a plan of action suggested The question of a more thorough organization of the Coun...

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. — 1 December 1900

m - m UJ1 Ijr 14 WHITE VOTERS ALARMED Negro Disfranchisement Found to Work Injury The Vote in Mississippi and - Louisiana Falling Off Because White Voters Will Not Pay Their Poll Tax New Orleans Nov 28 The people of Louisiana and Mississippi haye awakened to the fact that they have overdone the disfranchisement of vot ers by the suffrage limitations andqual ifioations incorporated in their Const tution A marked reaction has set in and the cbances are that the suffrage laws will be broadened so as to bring in voters instead of shutting them out SB the policy has been A a matter of fact Mississippi at the election the oth er day adopted an Amendment to its Constitution which while it does not affect the suffrage directly reaches it indirectly and is in conflict with the spirit of its present Oonstitulicn which was framed especitlly for the disfran chisement of the Negro voters In Niw Oileans at a conference of the demccratic leaders held on November 19 a deiflEnd was made for a modifi...

Publication Title: Colored American, The
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