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

Colored adban Sboulb stave fXbis Journal ii "tote tbomc. karns tn S&vance: $1.50 per gear. Sent to am- par* of UnitcJ) States ano (lanaba. trbe ?nl^p /Tftcbium for HU Hbvertisers IDesirtno Coloreb peoples' TEraoe. Circulation (Buaiantcc&, Special ?uotatioru* TUpon Xarge advertisements. VOL. XIV. NO. 47. RICHMOND, VIKGINIA. SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 1897 PRICE, ft CENTS A D0DBLE_MORDER. TWO COLORED ^EN THE VICTIMS OP A WHITE nAN. The Hen Had Done Noth? ing. A aSevere Blow on the Head. Mr. Jones' Statement. A PECULIAR VERDICT. Tbs Dead Brothers Laid in ths Tomb. Laat Saturday night intense exeite BMfit prevailed in Swanaboro. occa? sioned by the shooting of two brothers Oh arlee sod Anthony Murray by po? lice-officer Albert A Alris. The bru tal manner in which these two oolored men were treated will in all probabil ity ko down in history as one of the low-st snd most diabolical deeds ever committed upon an in ff--mi ve peo? ple. The peatple are now quiet io that a...

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

>'itl >?ttort.ell Jr.. 1'uWlth.T at Sll S. -Uh St. Richmond. Va. JOHN MITtMlK^L.JR., - EDI TOK All com mu ri leia tiona in ferried for pu Mira tion should ss to i-eat-h u* Wer.desdsT. TERMS IN ADVAKCB. sar,.si.so ' . One Copy,eight months,. l.MS " tito* i on ths. J6t> j four months,..60 three mon t Ina,.40 t .06 ADVERTISING RATES. a-rtaoa.-1 sa | \ For li ' sr-q-icnt insertion... 36 | bj. SOS * For *-.* - . tl For tv*, o In. 14 ou . .'JU oo | . 50 StandtiiK and transient uotict-s per line. 10 PS OF A DENOMINATION HM* ll KR THAN T\\ (i t'ENTS NOT RECEIVED TBSF I weekly. The subscrtp tton j :ir, tn advance. by which money can be - In . Poet ott'u or Pratt, or an Express -I in-ne of these can be red Letter. ?You can buy a Money Order St youl fable at thc Richmond for its sk f< ? a na can be ob I ths Wells. Fan. I'limpany. We will be t tty a ny of these com pa n lea. i*> Money Order isa safe aad lent way for forwarding money. Rkoi- ...

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

a | ha rt, a' Isl SATURDAY, NOV. IS, 18'.)?. > WASHINGTON LETTER THE WAR SCARE-. Si The Pres dent Instr tic s the Consul (ieneral. SENA ion (rOtiki \brssU - t tSM >( . The Old rt ks Mill I rac tn td. (From Our Rettu'ar Corre-aponde'H ) Wa?hi**ut -n, Nov 8. 1897 President Vi K. il-y anal 'he inem b-raof his Catin et -Auuld ?'onbtle*8 be niu-'h aniuaad a' th-* petalatenaBi*arith which n w war Mts-fg are laut-ched inr->ugh th-* co!uti ns if the yellow journa'.a, if tht ? lbj ct* trt re not tam serious and mip-i t vnt to b-? regarded trom a jocular pulut of view Seeing how easy th ? s.-ares h-tv??* lio-tted and -arith what av.du? they hav** be n push apd along by th*** gullible, a Rang of Wall *?tt e t ap* cu nto- s g.?: u,i <?ne ail' atcc-Tviiiig tai the financial r?*pori8, th y tau-ct-en eii lr H-* c.i g tlmus-tiida t>f a*a? Hj fiii.h-eii>d p-- u itois out of larne ?OOMol nv-ney ny u- ii: their va *rgeatf toll ni uer di...

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

SATURDAY. NOV. 13, 1897. FROM MOBILE. Doings in the Southland Among Our People. A SWELL RECEPTION. BES2DEN1S HEIL RN ISO. Yellow fever Patients. Mr and Mra. V. F. Parker, the new? ly married couple of thia city and among the highest circle of Mobile, returned last week from Nashville. Tenn , where they have been on a bri? dal tour. A swell reception was given at lh*> home of Mt. and Mrs. A. Q. Jimasor. on the first. After having enjoyed a jollification among the many coagitor* of Nashville ard Mobile. Mr. Parker entered into businesa in thia city with Mr Ftarks. which ia denominated a? "Starkes and Parker." 'lina is an entirely new and the advt mure ol these two gentlemen is a bot one of tlie many waya of solving the *o-call, Miss?called Negro Prob? lem. Tata. t'LAN-ai* wishes for you gen? tlemen perp?tu*l prosperity. #*iar'i"it"->mi'r<' ^"'^^e. an old citizen of Mo bile, ?* ho hi s betn perambulat lng in tiii* "Primary" school for 62 years, bound to...

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

Colorcb /Iftan Sboulblbavc t?bte 3oumal in t)te Ibomc. taCermeinH^ancc: $1.50 |*>cr gear. Sent to any part of IHnttc-0 Stated ani) Canada* ?nl^ ilbebium for HU Hbvertfsers desiring Coloreb Copies' Tlrabe. Circulation (Suainntecc-, Special Quotation** IHpon Xante BOvcrtiacmcnta. VOL. XIV. NO. 48. RICHMOND. VIRGINIA. SATURDAY. NOVEMBER 20, 1897 PRICE, 5 CENTS FACTS AND FIGURES. More About the Mort? gages. THE ORDER'S TREAJS URY. th Ti tv nt N rc m r tar r* at 1) s\ p Surprising Extravagance A Halt Demanded, The discussion of the queation as to ?whether or not the money of the de po-sitora of the Savings Bank, U. O. of True Reformers had been used in the purchase of the buildings of tbe organ? ization bringa to the surface a far grav? er and important query. The Cashier reported at the 16th an- jj nual aession. September, '96 that there -sere forty five thouaand dollars loaned ?out on mortgages. Rev. Browne ia quoted on page 72, ?commencing at the 11th line of the minutes of...

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

* Ht upc spe I his fri un - Kt! hi |o wi BE Ul a*-*bU?h?*-4 trtry -a-.ta rds* by John Mitchell 9ym PvalUhsr at Sll N. 4th St. Richmond, Va. a - JOHN MITCHELL. JR., -EDITOR All a-OBamunlcatlons lnter>da*d for publication aaaala Tm a*nt bo aa to reach us Wenaiesdar. TERRS IN ADVANCE. ara* Copy, one -rear,.$1.60 So* Copy, eight months,. 1.00 ne Copy, six months.-.... .80 Oa* Copy, four montha,.60 Ob* Copy, three mouths,.40 ?ln*i? Copy.-.06 * ADVERTISING RATES. Tor one Inch, one Insertion._8 CO For one Inch eav?h 8ul-*equ<>nt Insertion... 2f> Fortwo 1 neheaa. three months...?.?.. 6 00 For two Inches, six months. low For two lncbe*. nine months. Farr two Inches, twelve months...... HO00 af srrt*-te and funeral notices.. 60 and transient noltoes per line. 10 FOOTAGE 8TAMP8 OF A DKNOMINATION HIGHER THAN TWO CENTS NOT RECKlVED ON SUBSCRIPTIONS. TubPlahbt ls Issued weekly. The su base ri p Btoa prise ls $1.60 * year. In sd vance. There are rou* way...

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

SATURDAY. NOV. 13, 1897. FROM MOBILE. MR. JACKSON SPEAKS AT Tl IE ASSOCIATION. Doings in the Southland Among Our Peop'e. GOOD WORK BT MINISTERS. The Young Men's Christian Associa? tion met at th** uaual m*t-t<ng place Sunda** at the u?u *1 h lur. Mr. Thom? as Jackson condu -ted th-n preliminary aervicea by delivering a logical aud timely oration The you'-g m*n trac? ed the Messiah as he called him in th< oration fr am hia parpetu ty nn earth up to the time ha* took his Bight ahove tbe blue ether Mr J season waa very conspicuous indeed by hav n*- such profound interest in the subject aa waa demonstrated on hia countenance while the Hising Son of Zion's p-rsua aion wa* expostulating upon ihe sub? ject. Thia waa an opportuni y tor Mr. Jackson to immortalize his name as a christian and a c ming orator He, like France in 1843 hau hia day Sunday Ue f<>un.l it out and aucceed ed in get' ing t he praise from those wbo are in the position to know w...

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

SATURDAY. NOV. 20, 1897. aal I Mc I nu Wi -j thi Kc wt ?K I m K ai cl al li tc TwEKTY-HIHE YEAR8 AGO. li nine svnd teranty year* well apent. In helpfulness and love. And many favor* freely lent. Our better nature prove; Then we've not lived those year* io vain. Nor throw n oar livet away. And though we've had our nighta of pain. We've had our iovous dav. Twa* nine and twenty yeara ago. We plighted each our troth, And each haa provan! it well although. Sometimes we have been wroth ; Our patha have not always been strewn With flower*) freshly culled. We've sat up late and riavn soon. And drank our wine unmulied. Bat then we've had a feast of love, Whieh kings might well desire, While life's network we jointly wove, And tuned our willing lyre, To give forth chords that soothe the soul, And drown the voice of woe. Mada goodly stores of Fates grudged dole, And mocked their every blow. Two slender plants at first we were. Alone and little knew Of trials that would meet ua here. And how an...

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

XLhc ?nlv ilfocbium if or HU Hbvertisets IDesfrf no Coloteb Jpcoples' XCtabe Circulation Guarantees, S-pccial eructation* 'd-pon Taro* advertisements. Colored _15an Sboulb Dave *Xbfe Journal (n t>fe Dome* aXermatna&vancc: $1.50 |>er *l?ear. Sent to anv part of "UniteO States mb Cana&a. VOL. XIV. NO. 49. RICHMOND, VIRGLNIA. SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 189? PRICE, 6 CENTS TO A B08E-BUD. Thoa gem of the bowertl Thou sweetest of fl tyrer* ! To ma aa a token waa given ; Th; charma are divine. But now thou art mine. From tbe hand of a daughter of heav en. Four leaves thee adorn. At thou bluth as the morn. When tbe sun gilda the top of the mountains; And the grans wet with dew, Reflect back the hue, Aad the streamlets gush fresh from the fountain. 'Twas a token ao tweet. In every way meet. And waa won amid amilet and rare beauty; 'Tis au emblem of her, V* ho has not a peer, * In charms and addreaa to her duty. I treasure tiri bud, 'Which I've won aa...

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

riiblUhod every ?saturday by John Mitchell, Jr , I BB-liaasf nt ail N Ith St Richmond. Ve. JO IN Vj 1 POHElITjR , - EDITOR. AM communlcettoi-stntend-ed for publication sHoald ba* sent ao ea to reach as Wednesday. TSRMS IN ADVAMCK. One Copy,one yeer..-.?._......__?.-.41AC ?>T,elKht months,.-~ l.OS opy.ats month*. ,. SO One Copy, foar nionihs,.?. At ?l>y. three mouths,.~.40 its-gle Cops.?. .ts AI-VF.KTIS1NG KATIES. r".T ona* Inch, ona* Insertion...._.-.A BO For ona* Inch each uubeequent lueertlon... St For two Inche**, th rc- months...-?. .. tOO For taro Inches, uix months. 1000 For t*? ?> liH*h>**>, nine months.?.. H 00 For two la-ekes, twelve months.-... SOO? Al*arriui*e and funeral notices,. BO bt-an-Utiig and transient notices per line POSTAQB STAMPS OF A DENOMINATION ll H.II Bat TH AN TWO CENTS NOT RE-CBIVKD 1 IPTIONS. * ThePi.ankt Is Issued weekly. The ara bec ri p tiou price ls$1.6u s year, in advance. Tbt*re are Fiat's way...

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

SATURDAY, NOV. 27, 1897. WEST END NOTES. oo' ba psi sh? oo Vi br U'J M h Wt ?>t h. ? Ol hi in ir ail ti GRAND CHURCH WOfK. Marriages and Surprise Pai ties. FUNERAL8 Ot LOVED 0HE8* Briefs Mentioned. Sunday. 14h waa rallv a*sy at two of our churches. At the Ebeneser, the sucee*8 wss inda*?-d 8-*ti*afactory There ar*-*, also a vrand rallv at he Second B-pt'st thurah All the clubs msde a goi*d report Our Sunday School* was rather slim? ly attended ian la-t Sunday for auch a pleasant sud balmy day MARRUOaS IUD SUBPBISB FABTIB8. In our la-at letter we spoke of the wt diing bella, and we are plt-aa-ti Ut further annum-c-" thstth*?v continue to ring November will wi'neas aev eral more maida being led to the mat? rimonial altar. On Novenab?-r 3--d Mr Jamea Jasper ana Miss Cari ir* Tyler were married at the rea den-e of and by the Kev. Frank Davis Mr. Jssp-r hs*a made himself prominent in cbu ch and Sunday t-chool w*.?rk for the past year or ao. and Misr Tyl-ar ia a very industriou...

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

th. BBJI ir Th A. a W cii m SATURDAY, NOV. 27, 1897. LYNCHBURG SPECIAL OUR VISIT TO VIRGINIA SEMINARY. Prof. Hayes Doing fluch Good. SOCIAL LIFE ASTIR. Other Happenings. On Friday, November 19th, we hsd ths pleasure of visiting the Virginia Seminary of which Prof. G. Willis Hayes, A. M.. is president. It was ths pleasure of the president to have us visit the claas rooms, and while thera* wa saw msn j students who deserve aommendation on account '?:?* bl seeming usual smartness. After leav? ing the recitation rooms, we were shown the Industrial Department. The first to eome under obaervatiou waa the Printing Oflice, complete and up-to date, and it can be rightfully aaid that the Printing Office of the Virginia Seminary as to Job Work stands second to none in the state. The Foreman is a man of much expe? rience and the students under him stand fair to become printers of no small degree. We then passed on te the Mattress Making Department, and while all were quiet there at that time, w...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 4 December 1897

Colored .flfoan Sboulb t>ave Ubie 3ournal in ibis t)ome*a Verm* In Hfcvance: $1.50 per pear. Sent to ant P*rl ot innate?} Stated ant> Canaba. TIbe ?nl^ /fccbtum Caf iFor HU Hbvcrt.sers Destrtnfl Coloreb peoples' XEraoe. Circulation ?uaranteeo, f*rp;ctal Uluotattone "apon taros H&wrttacmente. VOL. XIV. NO. 50. RICHMOND, VIRGINIA, SATURDAY, DECEMBER 4, 1897 PRICE, 6 CENTS VICTORIOUS YARSITYS. OLD HOWARD SINGS AND CHEERS ON HER HOST. The Y. M. C. A. Goes Down & Before the Blue and White By a Score of 16 to 6. Butl$ Was a Baid Fought Battle. ?TORY ABOUT THE CROWD AND GAME IN DETAIL. Oo last Friday many sd rn ire rs of foot-ball impatiently awaited tha ar? rival of tho two teams from tho Y. li. C. A. of 1'etoj-aburg. Va. and Howard University of Waahington D. O , who had eaused much sxoitment snd un? told onthusiasm among tho&s who knew of their coming. The heroes or the gridiron arrived ?arly in tho morning and their colors ooo l...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 4 December 1897

I ?*????- i sn Published *?.err Saturday by John Mltch?ll, Jr., Publisher at SH N 4th St Richmond. Va. JOHN MITCHELL, JR., - EDITOR All com mu tilca viona In tended for publication sbould bs aent so aa to reach na Wedneaday. TERMS IN ADVANCE. ?tine Copy, one year,..$1.60 One Copyright montha,. LOS < x montha._.JW <<nths,.- .50 ?ny. three montha,.40 Single Copy...OS ADVERTISING BATES. J or one Inch, one Insertion....A to or one Inch ea?h su'*se***uent InaerUon... X Pot two inches, three months,.. , ? 00 For two Inchea. six months. 10 00 Fortw > th* mon ths. 14 00 For two Inchea, twi-lve montha. WOO Marriage and funeral notices.... 60 Bunding and transient notices par line POSTAGE 8TAMPS OF A DENOMINATION HIGHKK THAN TWO CENTS NOT RECEIVED ON SUBSCRIPTIONS. kn I'm bPlakbt la issued weekly. The subscrip? tion price is Si.60 a year. In adrance. There are rous way? by which money can be ?ent by nmil at our risk?in a Post Office Money Order; by ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 4 December 1897

SATURDAY. DHU. 4, 1897. FROM WASHINGTON. MESSAGE FINISHED. Schemes Advanced on the Navy. SENATOR PRITCHARD ON CIVIL SEEVIOE. [From Our Regular Correspondent.] \V _t nu ..ros, November 29, '87. Republican conference* are the or der of the day, a? Senators and Re? presentatives arrive in Washington. President Me Kinley, having finished his annual mes89ge to Congress and got it into the hands of the print devoting a considerable portion of his lime to conferring with prominent members of the oarty as to the legis? lation of UM session. He is particular? ly anxious that whatever party meas? ures are brought before Congress shall have the united support of republic-ins and he is losing no opportunity to im? press that idea upon those with whom he tal*s. While m>texpecting tbat all his recommendations, financial or otherwise, will be favorably acted up? on by Congress, lie believes that by good management, some of them cnn be i-ut through. Th-re are reasons for the belief that ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 4 December 1897

SAll'RDW, DEC. 4,1897. LYNCHBURG SPECIAL. pk! gran tist der tne Tl dim the abo T the Fri mo at fai ces ! Av al 7:! R* re< dc Sil th fu Thanksgiving Day Gener? al'y Observed. PERSOi\AL AND OTHER D USGS. Lynchburg, va... hot. 30,'97. We were very glad to bave the pleas? ure of pa} ing a visit laat week to Mor? gan College, (annex) of whieh Prof, W Il Watkins is the able principal, and in our next issue we shall devote more space to the cause of the college. We feel indebted to Dr. J. W. Jack? son for driving us out to the Oolored Orphan Asylum and Industrial School, last Sunday, located about three miles from the city. Kev. A. Jaeger, D D . if.g-?n?ral manager; and Kev. C. B "Wilmer, is superintendent. Things look very encouraging and we ask our readers to watch for our next issue, for we will tell them of the work. The programmed exercises of the Virginia Seminary to celebrate Thanks giving was not carried out in fulton account of Kev. Lewis, of Richmond, failing to arrive...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 11 December 1897

JEv>en> j Coloreb/Iban Sboulb Ibavc TTbis Journal in Ibis bornes Xterm-? tn Htwance: $1.50 8>cr pear. *5cnt to any part of *Unttet> States ant) (lanaba. tlbe ?nlvj> /Hbe-Mum JFor HU Hbvcrtisers Desiring; Coloreb peoples' XErabe. Circulation ?uanmtccfc, Special ?uotattont* lUpon Xarge BOr?tti*Kmcnt0. VOL. XIV. NO. 51. RICHMOND, VIRGINIA. SATURDAY. DECEMBER ll. 1897 PRICE, 5 CENTS REV. W. W. BROWNE PASSING AWAY The True Reformer Chieftain About to Com? plete His Term of Office. DREAD MALADY DOING ITS DEADLY WORK A Stubborn Fight For Life. HIS FAHILY AT HIS BEDSIDE. ? HIS WILL MADE OUT. HE IS A WEALTHY MAN.?A REMARKABLE CA REER. The information comes from source*' * whieh cannot be doubted that R~v Wt ' W. Browne. Ur.nd Worthy Master of j the '.rani Fountain. U O of Tm- Be- . j former* and President of the Savings ' * Bank of the Older is at the paint of death. THK BKOI SNINQ OB THB TROUBLE. It han buen MOM than a year since ? Rev....

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 11 December 1897

Published t very .Hat-irdav by John Mitchell, Jr., I'ublUher ul Sit N 4th St Richmond. Va. JOHN MITCHELL, JR , - EDITOR. AU communications Intended for publication should be sent ao as to reach us Wednesday. TERMS IN ADVANCK. Vue Copy, one year..~.J1.6C :*y. ?*1 Kot months. l.W 1 ?pj . six inoiithn. .80 One Copy, four months,. .60 Oae Copy, three mon Um,.40 binnie Copy,..0* ADVKRTISINli RATRS. Tor one Inch.one insertion._._,_$ SO For one inch eneh sultsequcnt insertion... X For two . SOU For two Inch.*, s ?> . 1000 For tw -<. 14 0C For U Hs. 8001; Marriage and funeral i . 60 Standing and tra- **aperllna. 10 r A DENOMINATION H II. HKK T.IAN TWOl KNTS KOTRKF'V'KD em e i h-Pi.anrt ls Issued weekly. The subscrlp Uon pru**' is |1.:.? a y,*ar, iii advance. Then* ar*- ko ir wavs ty which money caa be Sent hy mail at OUT risk?in .. Post Office Money Order; ly Baas Cheek or Draft, or an Express* Money Order,and when none of theae can be procured, in a Registered Letter....

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 11 December 1897

Tl IS SATURDAY, IH.C. ll, 1897. The Cry Has Ubaueed [Ernest Edmond**.] Not long ago it was the cry, "Did |OU * vtfr see ic bo dry ?" i the farmers, 1 wooli flee. As mo-t, I met, wouid complain to me ; Yea, I complained a little t v. b-* cautious, so AM y >u Ev, ii th** fair sex. they would fuss. Because everything was covered wita duat But new. though its not strange "The cry has changed." So was it in political life just batar* th* c m.mign strife. Of course o ie \k >rty was at the post, Now ti*e riKlit mie is in force ; "The Uoll Bugs* will make all well, After the country recovers it spall. Ili*;h tarin" will be the cry And noi free trade, let fly, Free silver s lail have no range. Because.? ' ihe cry has changed " And many othes things I see Are not Mks they un* to be, For Instanrar. tnis. tlie Negro race li -is improved aid advanced in ev? ery place, And showu ll so plain and true, Till the cries have charge of yon ; AU crimes and wrongs to the Negro belin...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Richmond Planet — 11 December 1897

SATURDAY. DEC. ll, 1897. AI APPEAL TO THS BUPEEME JUDGE. 1 b* im OU M Co K. th fa wi th or ?od of the oppressed of every land . | Lead us we pray Thee, by the hand, Guide and proteet us, condescend To be our al* sufficient friend ; Help as end ell our rights defend. We ery to Thee, our preysr etteed ! From the derk shores of Africa, Thoo brought us to A marice. And through long centuries of woe, lt seemed did us no mercy show. Oar prayers aid bat provoke e blow From the imbruted mester low. Bat thou intended better things For us then saeh e ste te e'er brings The schooling o'er, the treining doee. And the. doer bought victory won. Thou'dst heve us serve Thy Orecious Son, Our rightful Lord, the Holy One. For those who treined ue. we will beer Mo ill-will, though eome yet mey dere To treet us with malignant spite. And ase es right their ill-spent might. Whet God heth blessed they cannot blight. And God heth eeid "Let there be light." Oar fathers' bones ere buried hera, A ed hence this...

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