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 - Rhoades, Geo. L. Mabsoii, E! A. Paul, James ',...
Rhoades, Geo. L. Mabsoii, E! A. Paul, James ', Republican Mass Me eting. The Republican voters met in council last uht to nominate .delegates- to the State Republican Convention to be held at Raleigh on the 4th day ot September next! I i The meeting was callad to order by G. Z. FRfiNcn, Esq.; Chairman of the City and County Committee an,d thus proceeded to perfect their t organisation. Major J. Cl Mann was chosen as President, H; IJBloou, Esq. ft3 Vice President, and Mr. w. L. Mabson, as Secretary. A committee was appointed by the meeting to nominate -"delegates to the Convention who reported the following names as 'delegates : , . ' J. W. Schenck, Jr., Allen J. Denton, J. L. - I Lowrey, G. R. French, Sr., Wm. Moore, L. G. Estes, A. It-Galloway, Geo. W. Price, E R. Brink, Anthony Howe, S. S. Ashley, Edgar Miller, II. II. Bloom, Win, Kellogg, Sr., E. F. Martin, J. C. Abbott: ' ' Stirring speeches were made by A. II. gIvllowat and others in. favor of the Republican Party, nd the, following Resolutions were adopted : j , Whereas it has pleased ithe great Republican party of the Nation!, to establish laws whereby the fundamental principles of the Constitution of the United States, and the Declaration of Independence are no longer a libel upon the American people : AD Whereas the assertion made by our forefathers that all men are created free and equal is now one of the fixed factsofthe Nation, therefore bs it ' i licsohed. That we, the citizen voters of New Hanover County, heartily endorse the recent acts of Congress and the ratification of the same by the Richmond ConVention, and join hiiads with them in the adoption of impariiar8uffrage, and manhood as "the groundwork of our. party. , , ; The meeting then gave three' cheers for Gen. PnrL. Sheridan and adjourned. of j L l ly

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  1. The Wilmington Post,
  2. 23 Aug 1867, Fri,
  3. Page 1

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