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awoke qnirkly h a d _ them o_ near the but To the women way. the the providentially sHed was and this flames throngh ofl at insurance. the to men and were and the nnge C O L O R E D .nE.\ D K T I PYeildenc Cleveland A«Lsd lo Hcor. ~ CAntze tiie Fief ro l^nioc^atK of 7-Soulll. By U n i t B i l Preea. · WASHINOTON, May J4. The National prtsiJent, C. H, J. Taylor, of Kaasae K - bccretary H. C, Smith.of Alabama,Chair- bin:! of itn exoooJivo committee and C. C. .Astwood, of TiOnifriana, addressed a letter to President Cleveland, upon qncrtion "seriously nUecting the cause Of Ne^fo Democracy IB this country." Aftpr criticising the Republican party jspr its Ireatinfiut of the negro, the Bayfl'thattha league stood with tbe cratio party when it was routed in nnd those viho had received .recognition, were promptly chastised.and summarily dismissed by the snccesrfnl Republicans, In the last campaign the~net;ro Denjr- - uiat"in toe faeeof tnsulto and irrjnries- of every kind, with his voice, his pen and bia best energies, proclaimed for (iroVBr Cleveland u u d refurni. Negiu t Democracy then became ajjositivefaotoj 1 -ia tho body politic otthe nation." ~ - The lettar recites that the It^gne placed in a false light before the because of the failure so far to them iu tbe distribution'of patronage, and asks the President if the places by colored Republicans, who have and »re now hostile to the league and party with -which it is identified, are remain longer in the hands of political enemisa. To correct this abuse and to prove the country that the Detrociatlo parky true to the negro, as well a« to redflpju pledges made dnring the numpaigD, league asks that sp«edy recognition be given by the President to negro Democrats_and the places now held by Republicana be given to tha league,

Clipped from Williamsport Sun-Gazette14 May 1893, SunPage 1

Williamsport Sun-Gazette (Williamsport, Pennsylvania)14 May 1893, SunPage 1
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