Allentown naturalizations mentioned

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Allentown naturalizations mentioned
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A High Standard of Citizenship. From the Allentown Chronicle-News. Judge Albright held naturalization court to-day, and to all the persous applying lor citizenship he put the most searching questions. All applicants weie compelled to prove their acquaintance with the principles of this government before swearing to tbelr allegiance to the same, and good moral character was required to be shown. Judge Albright asked a number of applicants who was to pay the expense of the naliirallzp.tlon papers, and all were advised to make this small expenditure out of their own pockets. Iu commenting upon this subject the Court stated that if the politicians paid the fee tho Independence of citizenship, to w hich everybody is entitled, would be lost and would deprive tho citizen of that freedom which should bn enjoyed by every one of Uncle Sam's subjects.

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  1. The Times,
  2. 06 Oct 1892, Thu,
  3. Page 4

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  • Allentown naturalizations mentioned

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