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at is In lu In lu MWYERSIN Leading Negro Lawyers from All Quartert of the Land Here. Here Here. Here WILL WILL' WILL WILL' The Negro National Bar Association Was Formed Yesterday Next Session Meets in Nashville. Nashville Nashville. Nashville The colored lawyers of Ihe the' the Ihe the' the Ihe the' the United States were in session yesterday in the ball of the negro Odd Fellows of ot of ot the city. city city. city 8evera\ 8evera Severa\ Severa 8evera\ 8evera Severa\ Severa 8evera\ 8evera Severa\ Severa 8evera\ 8evera Severa\ Severa weeks ago an invitation was sent -the the -the the leading lawyers of the race by Com Com. Com Com. missioner I. I I. I Garland Pens chief of the negro department The lawyers hwyers lawyers hwyers who assembled yesterday came from all portionspf the union and the object of ot of ot their-visit their visit their-visit their visit their-visit their visit was the organization organaUon organization organaUon of the Negro National Bar. Bar Bar. Bar which is to be a permanent organization and will hereafter hold annual meetings. meetings meetings. meetings Next Xxt Next Xxt year it will meet at the Tennessee centennial the in vitation to which was made yesterday and accepted. accepted accepted. accepted The session was called to ta to ta order by W. W W. W A. A A. A Pledger an Atlanta lawyer who is fs is fs known throughout the state. state state. state He stated the object abject object abject of 'f f of 'f f of 'f f the meeting and returned his thanks to the whie whle whie whle people of or of or the south for the justice jusUc justice jusUc he he' he he' said the negro had always received at the bar of justice. justice justice. justice When the organization of the national bar was effected he was elected president J. J J. J C. C C. C Napierl Naplerl. Naplerl Napierl Naplerl. Naplerl Napierl Naplerl. Naplerl of Ten Ten. Ten Ten. nessee nessel' nessel nessee nessel' nessel nessee nessel' nessel was elected secretary with E. E E. E H. H H. H Lipscombe as assistant secretary. secretary secretary. secretary The fol tol. tol fol tol. tol fol tol. tol lowing vice presidents were elected from the several states J. J J. J W. W W. W Lyons Lyons. Lyons Lyons. Georgia E. E E. E J. J J. J Dlckerson South Carolina J. J J. J T. T T. T Settle Tennessee J. J J. J Leary North Carolina J. J J. J C. C C. C Ashburyt Virginia E. E E. E J. J J. J Waring Waring. Waring Waring. Maryland E. E E. E H. H H. H Payne Payne. Payne Payne. West Virginia W. W W. W F. F F. F Crockett Alabama Alabama .G. G .G. G F. F F. F Bowles Boles. Boles Bowles Boles. Boles Bowles Boles. Boles Mississippi J. J J. J M Vance Vancl' Vancl Vance Vancl' Vancl Vance Vancl' Vancl Louisiana J. J J. J H. H H. H Lee Lee. Lee Lee. Florida M. M M. M W. W W. W Gibbs. Gibbs Gibbs. Gibbs Arkansas J. J J. J P. P P. P Green. Green Green. Green Ohio H. H H. H Morris Illinois D. D D. D A. A A. A Etrater. Etrater Etrater. Etrater Michigan T. T T. T J. J J. J Mlnturn Pennsylvania PennsylvanlaT Pennsylvania PennsylvanlaT T. T T. T M. M M. M Stewart/New Stewart New Stewart/New Stewart New Stewart/New Stewart New York J. J J. J II. II II. II Ballu Rhode Island W. W W. W R. R n. n R. R n. n R. R n. n R. R n. n MorrLs Minnesota C. C C. C H. H H. H J Taylon Taylor Taylon Taylor Kansas J. J J. J H. H H. H Kelly Nebraska Nrbraska Nebraska Nrbraska J A. A A. A Childs Kentucky Kentuck Kentucky Kentuck J. J J. J M. M M. M Langston Dls trict trlct trict trlct of Columbia. Columbia Columbia. Columbia The first negro who whp who whp was ever admitted to the practice of law was J. J J. J H. H H. H Langston of Washington Washington. Washington Washington. and he was made the chair chair- chair chair- man m&n mn man m&n mn man m&n mn of the executive board. board board. board After the com com. com com. pletion of the organization a paper was read read' read read' by E. E K E. E K E. E K H. H H. H Lispcomhe. Lispcomhe Lispcomhe. Lispcomhe Other Othl'r Othlr Other Othl'r Othlr Other Othl'r Othlr papers were read during the session and then the following following resolutions were adopted and passed "Whereas Whereas "Whereas Whereas the Cotton States and Inter Inter. Inter Inter. national exposition now in progress in the city Clt- Clt city Clt- Clt city Clt- Clt of or of or Atlanta having a department for our people In wnl&h wnlh wnl&h wnlh are shown the products of ot of ot the progress made by our race in the thd the thd United enlted United enlted States and "Whereas Whereas "Whereas Whereas Keports have been circulated to the detriment dl'triment dltriment detriment dl'triment dltriment detriment dl'triment dltriment of the exposition which \vhich vhich which \vhich vhich which \vhich vhich reports serve to -influence influence -influence influence the non-attend- non attend non-attend- non attend non-attend- non attend "Whereas Whereas "Whereas Whereas We know that our people wll be inspired and encouraged to new endeavor if they but come and see what has been done. done done. done "Kesolved Kesolved "Resolyed. Resolyed "Kesolved Kesolved "Resolyed. Resolyed "Kesolved Kesolved "Resolyed. Resolyed "Kesolved Kesolved "Resolyed. Resolyed That we we. we we. in the lawyers congress congress do by unanimous vote VQte vote VQte indorse Indorse' indorse Indorse' the exposition exposition and the negro department and unhesitatingly unhesitatingly call upon our people all over the land to attend altend attend altend the exposition and to the people peoplf people peoplf generally we feel guaranteed in say ing that kind treatment will be accorded and that the race should attend to get .the the .the the OWertlVH Ip.SStin IpSStin lesson Ip.SStin IpSStin lesson Ip.SStin IpSStin lesson nf of nf of th tvhlhit n-hl n hl n-hl n hl n-hl n hl h ehnn-a ehnn a "hnn' hnn ehnn-a ehnn a "hnn' hnn ehnn-a ehnn a "hnn' hnn ehnn-a ehnn a "hnn' hnn ehnn-a ehnn a "hnn' hnn the progress of the race. race race. race "Kesoivta Kesoivta "Kesoivta Kesoivta That -the the -the the thanks of ot of ot this association association are due and are hereby tendered Commissioner I. I I. I Garland Penn for tor for tor hla hts hla hts judi- judi judi- judi ciotis and untiring 'untfIng untfIng untiring 'untfIng untfIng untiring 'untfIng untfIng effort in gathering the .piendid piendid .piendid piendid exhibit of our race now In the negro department .department department .department of the exposition. exposition exposition. exposition That Tbat That Tbat we are cognizant that his splendid success as the chief of-the. of the. of-the. of the. of-the. of the. department Is an evidence evidence that his selection was a highly proper and wise one. one one. one "Kesolved Kesolved "ResOlved ResOlved "Kesolved Kesolved "ResOlved ResOlved "Kesolved Kesolved "ResOlved ResOlved "Kesolved Kesolved "ResOlved ResOlved That we note with pleasure that the -he he the -he he the -he he part taken by the negro negra negro negra at this ex ex. ex ex. position has had immeasurable Influence In elevatinsr the race in thf esteem nf the people pM"le pMle people pM"le pMle people pM"le pMle of ot of ot this country and in modifying the unjust prejudice .which which .whlch whlch .which which .whlch whlch .which which .whlch whlch .which which .whlch whlch has heretofore existed existed against our people. people people. people "Resolved. Resolved 'Resolved "Resolved. Resolved 'Resolved "Resolved. Resolved 'Resolved That this resolution as pre sented by b- b by b- b by b- b the committee be scattered throughout the land by the press. press press. press After accepting an invitation to hold the next session sesslon- sesslon session sesslon- sesslon session sesslon- sesslon of ot of ot the-congress the congress the-congress the congress the-congress the congress In Tennessee the meeting adjourned. adjourned ad.lourued. adlourued adjourned. adjourned ad.lourued. adlourued adjourned. adjourned ad.lourued. adlourued adjourned. adjourned ad.lourued. adlourued Other Congresses. Congresses Congresses. Congresses The Afro-Amerioan Afro Amerioan Afro-Amerioan Afro Amerioan Afro-Amerioan Afro Amerioan -National National -National National Press Prp"s Prps Press Prp"s Prps Press Prp"s Prps As sociation will meet tomorrow morning at 10 o'clock oclock o'clock oclock In the First Frst First Frst Conregationali&t Conregationalit Conregationali&t Conregationalit church. church church. church The body will be called to order by I. I I. I Thomas Horton. Horton Horton. Horton The afternoon session seslon session seslon begins at 3 o'clock oclock o'clock oclock and continues until 5 o'clock oclock o'clock oclock In the audi torium torlum torium torlum at the exposition grounds. grounds ounds. ounds grounds. grounds ounds. ounds grounds. grounds ounds. ounds grounds. grounds ounds. ounds Tomorrow night a banquet will be tendered tendered the lawyers and editors by the citi zens and the negra department of the exposition exposition in the Odd Fellows hall on Pied Pled Pied Pled mont avenue. avenue avenue. avenue THE NEW PULLMAN If It If It in it in to In the den Us ern frn ern frn ana The on too day of and .and and .and ably the Gorman said. said said. said bate L II t- t t- t lt WY RS 'NlfSE-g 'NlfSE NlfSE g 'NlfSE-g 'NlfSE NlfSE g 'NlfSE-g 'NlfSE NlfSE g 'NlfSE-g 'NlfSE NlfSE g rON "o1 o1 "o1 o1 LadglegoLw ifrom IlfQnmer Or thet lHere MEET AGAIN. AGAIN AGAIN. AGAIN TODAY 1ego. 1ego 1ego. 1ego Natonl1ar Ascl on Wa Fore Yetry- Yetry Yetry- Yetry ext. ext ext. ext Sesion Meef Nuhvle .f f .f f coloed lawers Unite. Unite Unite. Unite ttes sesion yesteray hal te neg Felows cty. cty cty. cty wek ag Invitton .wa wa .wa wa .te te .te te lawer te rae mlisioner I. I I. I Peln. Peln Peln. Peln chllt of. of of. of department asembled yererday cme al prtons ot tje thelr\1sl thelr 1sl thelr\1sl thelr 1sl thelr\1sl thelr 1sl 1asthe Xe ro Nat\al Nat al Nat\al Nat al Nat\al Nat al Ba. Ba Ba. Ba b permnnt orgalzatot wi herafer hol annua mEetng. mEetng mEetng. mEetng 1ear wl met Tenese centenni. centenni centenni. centenni In- In In- In vttan whIC wa ad lccepted. lccepted lccepted. lccepted T.e Te T.e Te sesion wa caled orer Pleger. Pleger Pleger. Pleger an Atanta lawYEr kown troughout stte te meeng returne sad nego aways bar Jusic arganla lon natonal ba etected \as as \as as electe president J secrtay wih E p5omb a altant secretr. secretr secretr. secretr vic president electe' electe electe' electe frm state Gergia Dickeron. Dickeron Dickeron. Dickeron Carolna SetUe S. S S. S Lea Crolna Shbur. Shbur Shbur. Shbur Virginia E.J EJ E.J EJ Mr'land Mrland Mr'land Mrland E I VIrginia Crockett baa lisslslppl M. M M. M Loulslan H Gbbs. Gbbs Gbbs. Gbbs J E MQrrs linols I trtr. trtr trtr. trtr lIchga' lIchga lIchga' lIchga llnturn t Stewart. Stewart Stewart. Stewart New I. I I. I llu Rh e I Iland Morrl' Morrl Morrl' Morrl 1InnesotaC. 1InnesotaC 1InnesotaC. 1InnesotaC J. J J. J Kansa J Kely J. J J. J Chids J.l. Jl J.l. Jl Lngson. Lngson Lngson. Lngson Di- Di Di- Di olumbia. olumbia olumbia. olumbia frst ever' ever ever' ever amitted practce Lngton tht executve Atl'r Atlr Atl'r Atlr pleton orgaiton wa b Llspcoml rea ad te reslutons aopted anr pssed "WherEas WherEas "WherEas WherEas IttEs and natlonal expsiton progres Atant aepatment pf ple wnlc. wnlc wnlc. wnlc ae -he he -he he prduct prores b i Sttes "Wherea Wherea "Wherea Wherea rl'port rlport rl'port rlport crculated expositon. expositon expositon. expositon rEports .Infuence Infuence .Infuence Infuence non-atend. non atend. non-atend. non atend. non-atend. non atend. ance of our npnl. npnl npnl. npnl "nr nr "nr nr "wI wI "wI wI rpas -k'n k'n kn -k'n k'n kn -k'n k'n kn wi Iwplre encuraged Endeavor bu se wht ha lawyes gl'ss. glss gl'ss. glss te al p ple al expoiton. expoiton expoiton. expoiton geral guaranted II gay- gay gay- gay kid treatmert wi accrde r\jEtlve r jEtlve r\jEtlve r jEtlve r\jEtlve r jEtlve th. th th. th fyhlhit "hl"h hlh "hl"h hlh w.vnv wvnv w.vnv wvnv I progrel "le le "le le L\ L \ L\ L \ L\ L \ thli sodaton tenderd "mmssln mmssln "mmssln mmssln r 1 ciOS ad' ad ad' ad efort atherll 'jiendjdexhoit jiendjdexhoit 'jiendjdexhoit jiendjdexhoit nego expo ton ae conlzan sp'endldScces spendldScces sp'endldScces spendldScces 'he he 'he he chef ot .the the .the the dEpartment a tat selecton. selecton selecton. selecton hihly p 'he he 'he he piton Infuence elevatnl te r.8 r8 r.8 r8 thi fstlpm ff courtr3' courtr3 courtr3' courtr3 t e prejudIe people. people people. people tis resoluton a prt th e scatee Iy pres. pres pres. pres Arer Invitaton n.A nA n.A nA -the the -the the clnges -jn jn -jn jn 'ei ei 'ei ei s.e-e s.e e s.e-e s.e e s.e-e s.e e m tng Congesses. 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