Oakland Cemetery, Atlanta, GA history/discussion -by Dr. Baird. Oct. 16, 1892. page 5.

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ATUNTA-8 ATUNTA 8 ATLANTA'S ATLANTAS ATUNTA-8 ATUNTA 8 ATLANTA'S ATLANTAS ATUNTA-8 ATUNTA 8 ATLANTA'S ATLANTAS ATUNTA-8 ATUNTA 8 ATLANTA'S ATLANTAS ATUNTA-8 ATUNTA 8 ATLANTA'S ATLANTAS RESTING PUCE PLACE PUCE PLACE FOR THEM THEM. THE& THE THEM THEM. THE& THE THEM THEM. THE& THE THEM THEM. THE& THE OUUnd O&kIind. OkIind OUUnd O&kIind. OkIind OUUnd O&kIind. OkIind th FrsttUst Prem. Prem PIItIIt FrsttUst Prem. Prem PIItIIt FrsttUst Prem. Prem PIItIIt FrsttUst Prem. Prem PIItIIt Burial Bur1&1 Bur11 Butk1 Burial Bur1&1 Bur11 Butk1 Burial Bur1&1 Bur11 Butk1 Burial Bur1&1 Bur11 Butk1 Ground Is In Is In the South SouU1. SouU1 oith South SouU1. SouU1 oith South SouU1. SouU1 oith South SouU1. SouU1 oith Is Ii Is Ii DliouM Dbouu.d Dbouud Diaauss.d Diaaussd DliouM Dbouu.d Dbouud Diaauss.d Diaaussd DliouM Dbouu.d Dbouud Diaauss.d Diaaussd DliouM Dbouu.d Dbouud Diaauss.d Diaaussd DliouM Dbouu.d Dbouud Diaauss.d Diaaussd d by b7 by b7 Dr. Dr Dr. Dr Balrd. Balrd B&1rd. B1rd. B1rd Bfrd. Bfrd Balrd. 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Bfrd Oakland cemetery oemetefy cemetery oemetefy is 18 is 18 about to be abandoned abandoned as u as u the city burying ground iroUI1I ground iroUI1I and doubt doubt. doubt doubt. less lesa Ic-u Ic u less lesa Ic-u Ic u less lesa Ic-u Ic u less lesa Ic-u Ic u less lesa Ic-u Ic u in Lu in Lu a n a n few years re&rl rerl yec-r yec r years re&rl rerl yec-r yec r years re&rl rerl yec-r yec r years re&rl rerl yec-r yec r years re&rl rerl yec-r yec r years re&rl rerl yec-r yec r its ita its ita portals port&Ii portIi portals port&Ii portIi portals port&Ii portIi will have hay have hay been becn been becn closed cJoed closed cJoed against any a1l1 any a1l1 save the living. living lirlng. lirlng ihing. ihing living. living lirlng. lirlng ihing. ihing living. living lirlng. lirlng ihing. ihing living. living lirlng. lirlng ihing. ihing living. living lirlng. lirlng ihing. ihing living. living lirlng. lirlng ihing. ihing Since the first fim first fim and azd and azd only ony only ony extension extenaion extenziou extension extenaion extenziou extension extenaion extenziou Oak Oak. Oa Oak Oak. Oa Oak Oak. Oa land has hu has hu beea been bea beea been bea beea been bea the object of ot of ot a continual wrangle wra.ngle wr&ugle wrugle wrangle wra.ngle wr&ugle wrugle wrangle wra.ngle wr&ugle wrugle wrangle wra.ngle wr&ugle wrugle between the city council and the board boanl board boanl of health. health he&lth. helth health. health he&lth. helth health. health he&lth. helth health. health he&lth. helth Twice efforts effortl effortj efforts effortl effortj efforts effortl effortj to have hare have hare it enlarged enla.rged enlarged enla.rged were made maIo made maIo by the council comncil council comncil but each time the board of ot of ot health henlth health henlth deeming it to be their duty blocked the move and prevented prevented the extension exteniou extension exteniou of ot of ot the city's citys city' city dt7'I dt7I city's citys city' city dt7'I dt7I city's citys city' city dt7'I dt7I city's citys city' city dt7'I dt7I city's citys city' city dt7'I dt7I city's citys city' city dt7'I dt7I cemetery. cemetery cemetery. cemetery The objections' objections objection obecona objections' objections objection obecona objections' objections objection obecona objections' objections objection obecona entered exutep4 entered exutep4 and c-ad c ad and c-ad c ad and c-ad c ad and c-ad c ad urged by the board of health were of course coune course coune purely sanitary sanitary ones. ones onts. onts one& one ones. ones onts. onts one& one ones. ones onts. onts one& one ones. ones onts. onts one& one ones. ones onts. onts one& one ones. ones onts. onts one& one The council co1JIlcil couxidil council co1JIlcil couxidil council co1JIlcil couxidil then resolved resolftd resolved resolftd to sell &ell ell neil sell &ell ell neil sell &ell ell neil sell &ell ell neil all the unoccupied nno'cupied nnocupied unoccupied nno'cupied nnocupied unoccupied nno'cupied nnocupied lots Iota lots Iota owned ownel owned ownel by the thl the thl city and allow the funds derived dex-tped dex tped derived dex-tped dex tped derived dex-tped dex tped derived dex-tped dex tped to be added ndded added ndded to the small amall Imal small amall Imal small amall Imal annual aiuiual annual aiuiual appropriation to the cemetery and expended expendoo expend1 expended expendoo expend1 expended expendoo expend1 as &a a as &a a as &a a the cemetery cemete17 cetery cemetery cemete17 cetery cemetery cemete17 cetery committee committo committee committo might aught might aught see ee see ee fit tit. tit fit. fit tit. tit fit. fit tit. tit fit. fit tit. tit fit. The board of health he&lth helth health he&lth helth health he&lth helth again &gaii gaii again &gaii gaii again &gaii gaii loomed 1oom1 loomed 1oom1 up and aM md and aM md and aM md succeeded iucceeded succeeded iucceeded ia in ia in defeating defeathig defeating defeathig the sale aaJe Ia.le Iale sale aaJe Ia.le Iale sale aaJe Ia.le Iale sale aaJe Ia.le Iale of lots for the 'the tho the 'the tho the 'the tho time- time time- time being. being being. being Again the same 8&II16 8II16 Ianio same 8&II16 8II16 Ianio same 8&II16 8II16 Ianio same 8&II16 8II16 Ianio resolution was waa was waa introduced 1ntrOdUcd introduced 1ntrOdUcd killed reconsidered recouiidered reconsidered recouiidered and then \.hen. .hen. thea then \.hen. .hen. thea then \.hen. .hen. thea then \.hen. .hen. thea finally adopted adopto adopted adopto and ILIld and ILIld approved &PprovN PprovN approved &PprovN PprovN approved &PprovN PprovN by the mayor nnyor mayor nnyor over onr over onr the Btren- Btren 8tren- 8tren Itreul Btren- Btren 8tren- 8tren Itreul Btren- Btren 8tren- 8tren Itreul Btren- Btren 8tren- 8tren Itreul Btren- Btren 8tren- 8tren Itreul ous 001 ous 001 objections objection. objection objections objection. objection objections objection. objection of the board boa.rd board boa.rd of health. health hpa1th. hpa1th health. health hpa1th. hpa1th health. health hpa1th. hpa1th health. health hpa1th. hpa1th Tho forepart frepa.rt frepart forepart frepa.rt frepart forepart frepa.rt frepart of this year roor year roor a II. II a II. II a II. II special peclal Ipeelal special peclal Ipeelal special peclal Ipeelal committee committee was WM Wa was WM Wa was WM Wa appointed to find a II. II a II. II a II. II suitable site 6ite site 6ite for a new cemetery but it would seem eem seem eem that nothing will wifl will wifl result ru1t result ru1t from this committee's committee's work. work work. work Inside 1nde Inside 1nde of the next neit next neit ten days however there is every t'vtry tvtry every t'vtry tvtry every t'vtry tvtry probability proba.bility probability proba.bility that thn' thn that thn' thn that thn' thn an agreement agreement will "ill ill will "ill ill will "ill ill be made mad" mad made mad" mad made mad" mad with 1tb with 1tb tho the tho the Westview 'Vestnew Vestnew Westriew Westview 'Vestnew Vestnew Westriew Westview 'Vestnew Vestnew Westriew Westview 'Vestnew Vestnew Westriew Cem C-em' C em' em Cem C-em' C em' em Cem C-em' C em' em Cem C-em' C em' em Cem C-em' C em' em etery Company ComplUJr Company ComplUJr by which the city will have control cOlltrol c1)Iitrc4 c1Iitrc4 control cOlltrol c1)Iitrc4 c1Iitrc4 control cOlltrol c1)Iitrc4 c1Iitrc4 control cOlltrol c1)Iitrc4 c1Iitrc4 of thnt that thnt that cemetery Ct'IDutery CtIDutery cernotery cemetery Ct'IDutery CtIDutery cernotery cemetery Ct'IDutery CtIDutery cernotery cemetery Ct'IDutery CtIDutery cernotery an all an all far as &s s as &s s as &s s the price of ot of ot lot Ioi lot Ioi is concerned. concerned conC'me.l. conCmel COOCCCIICiL concerned. concerned conC'me.l. conCmel COOCCCIICiL concerned. concerned conC'me.l. conCmel COOCCCIICiL concerned. concerned conC'me.l. conCmel COOCCCIICiL concerned. concerned conC'me.l. conCmel COOCCCIICiL The cemetery cymmit- cymmit cymmit- cymmit u-e u e kt" kt ut-C ut C u-e u e kt" kt ut-C ut C u-e u e kt" kt ut-C ut C u-e u e kt" kt ut-C ut C u-e u e kt" kt ut-C ut C u-e u e kt" kt ut-C ut C u-e u e kt" kt ut-C ut C u-e u e kt" kt ut-C ut C of which Arnold Broyles is chairman will .11I 11I cl11 will .11I 11I cl11 will .11I 11I cl11 will .11I 11I cl11 nxvt meet nxvt meet the tho the tho officers officer officers officer of the Westview Westriew Westview Westriew corupauy compa.ny company compauy corupauy compa.ny company compauy corupauy compa.ny company compauy corupauy compa.ny company compauy that a a. a a. thorough understanding undentauding understauding understanding undentauding understauding understanding undentauding understauding of ot of ot the we the we situation situa.tion situation situa.tion may mll.Y mllY may mll.Y mllY may mll.Y mllY be secured by both sides mdes ides sides mdes ides sides mdes ides and &ud ud aid and &ud ud aid and &ud ud aid and &ud ud aid it is ill ii is ill ii is ill ii very verr very verr possible that the cemetery committee will report favorably upon certain certain offers otfl'rs otflrs offera offers otfl'rs otflrs offera offers otfl'rs otflrs offera offers otfl'rs otflrs offera which will be made the city council by the Westview company. company company. company With \Vith Vith With \Vith Vith With \Vith Vith the possibility potI8ibility possibility potI8ibility of Westview Westnew \Vestnew Vestnew Westview Westnew \Vestnew Vestnew Westview Westnew \Vestnew Vestnew Westview Westnew \Vestnew Vestnew becoming becomitg becoming becomitg the thl' thl thE- the thl' thl thE- the thl' thl thE- the thl' thl thE- dty cltr city dty cltr city dty cltr city cemetery cemetE'l"y cemetEly cemetery cemetE'l"y cemetEly cemetery cemetE'l"y cemetEly a few words about the burying grounds gtun1s grounds gtun1s of Marthasville larthasyille 3larthasville Marthasville larthasyille 3larthasville Marthasville larthasyille 3larthasville and Atlanta's Atlanta's cemetery CCUletery cemetery CCUletery would not be amiss. amiss tuniu. tuniu amise. amise amiss. amiss tuniu. tuniu amise. amise amiss. amiss tuniu. tuniu amise. amise amiss. amiss tuniu. tuniu amise. amise amiss. amiss tuniu. tuniu amise. amise amiss. amiss tuniu. tuniu amise. amise The Burying Bl1ryloJ Barying Burying Bl1ryloJ Barying Burying Bl1ryloJ Barying Ground GrouDc Orouad.s Orouads Ground GrouDc Orouad.s Orouads Ground GrouDc Orouad.s Orouads Ground GrouDc Orouad.s Orouads of Marthasvllle. Marthasvllle M&rtbanm. Mrtbanm M&rtha.llI. MrthallI Marthasvllle. Marthasvllle M&rtbanm. Mrtbanm M&rtha.llI. MrthallI Marthasvllle. Marthasvllle M&rtbanm. Mrtbanm M&rtha.llI. MrthallI Marthasvllle. Marthasvllle M&rtbanm. Mrtbanm M&rtha.llI. MrthallI Marthasvllle. Marthasvllle M&rtbanm. Mrtbanm M&rtha.llI. MrthallI Marthasvllle. Marthasvllle M&rtbanm. Mrtbanm M&rtha.llI. MrthallI 'UTien UTien WhCn 'UTien UTien WhCn 'UTien UTien WhCn Atlanta Atlan Atlanti Atlanta Atlan Atlanti Atlanta Atlan Atlanti was WIlS wite was WIlS wite was WIlS wite the modest modp. modp modest modp. modp modest modp. modp struggling stroggliDg. stroggliDg struggling stroggliDg. stroggliDg struggling stroggliDg. stroggliDg wayside town of Marthasville before grim visaged iisug-d iisug d visaged iisug-d iisug d visaged iisug-d iisug d visaged iisug-d iisug d town of Marthasville before grim her tier her tier energetic energec energetic energec brow the town tuwn town tuwn graveyard Taveyard graveyard Taveyard by br by br oommou common oommou common consent COI1iCut consent COI1iCut was WdB was WdB on the outskirts out.Wrn outWrn outeLirts outskirts out.Wrn outWrn outeLirts outskirts out.Wrn outWrn outeLirts outskirts out.Wrn outWrn outeLirts of the village just where Baker Baiter Baker Baiter street &tret tret street &tret tret street &tret tret now intersects IVachtree. IVachtree Peachtree. Peachtree IVachtree. IVachtree Peachtree. Peachtree IVachtree. IVachtree Peachtree. Peachtree IVachtree. IVachtree Peachtree. Peachtree Other than the town graveyard there were 'trere trere were 'trere trere were 'trere trere certainly family fl\miJy fl miJy family fl\miJy fl miJy family fl\miJy fl miJy family fl\miJy fl miJy burying grounds grouuds grounds grouuds wlhere wher" wher wlhere wher" wher wlhere wher" wher deported depot-ted depot ted deported depot-ted depot ted deported depot-ted depot ted deported depot-ted depot ted jelarives .rt'latin\S .rt'latin rtlatin S reloures jelarives .rt'latin\S .rt'latin rtlatin S reloures jelarives .rt'latin\S .rt'latin rtlatin S reloures jelarives .rt'latin\S .rt'latin rtlatin S reloures jelarives .rt'latin\S .rt'latin rtlatin S reloures jelarives .rt'latin\S .rt'latin rtlatin S reloures and sod and sod dear d.-ar d. ar dear d.-ar d. ar dear d.-ar d. ar dear d.-ar d. ar deceased deceased friends frienllil friends frienllil of those tho&e thoe thuse those tho&e thoe thuse those tho&e thoe thuse those tho&e thoe thuse families were laid to rest. rest reM. reM rett. rett rest. rest reM. reM rett. rett rest. rest reM. reM rett. rett rest. rest reM. reM rett. rett rest. rest reM. reM rett. rett rest. rest reM. reM rett. rett Such Sueh Such Sueh a & a & graveyard gru..eyard grueyard graveyard gru..eyard grueyard graveyard gru..eyard grueyard was the old Luckie burying ground gr.mnd grmnd ground gr.mnd grmnd ground gr.mnd grmnd which was very near noor noar near noor noar near noor noar the present pre\ent pre ent present pre\ent pre ent present pre\ent pre ent present pre\ent pre ent residence re8idence residence re8idence of Atlanta's Atlantas Atlanta'l Atlantal Athu.nta's Athuntas Atlanta's Atlantas Atlanta'l Atlantal Athu.nta's Athuntas Atlanta's Atlantas Atlanta'l Atlantal Athu.nta's Athuntas Atlanta's Atlantas Atlanta'l Atlantal Athu.nta's Athuntas Atlanta's Atlantas Atlanta'l Atlantal Athu.nta's Athuntas Atlanta's Atlantas Atlanta'l Atlantal Athu.nta's Athuntas mayor. mayor mayor. mayor Another burying burrin burying burrin ground was Wa5 was Wa5 that on the Hedlock Medlock Mediock Hedlock Medlock Mediock Hedlock Medlock Mediock property which lies between Ponce de L-on L on Leon L-on L on Leon L-on L on Leon L-on L on Leon avenue and aud and aud ths the tho ths the tho ths the tho Boulevard not far flU' flU far flU' flU far flU' flU from the city's citys city's citys present prest\nt prest nt presont present prest\nt prest nt presont present prest\nt prest nt presont present prest\nt prest nt presont present prest\nt prest nt presont dumping llmpiug dumping llmpiug grounds there was Wu was Wu also also. aiso. aiso also also. aiso. aiso also also. aiso. aiso also also. aiso. aiso at that time another another burying ground which whieh which whieh is still in exist erist- erist eiet- eiet exist erist- erist eiet- eiet exist erist- erist eiet- eiet exist erist- erist eiet- eiet exist erist- erist eiet- eiet ence. ence encl' encl c-nec. c nec. ence. ence encl' encl c-nec. c nec. ence. ence encl' encl c-nec. c nec. ence. ence encl' encl c-nec. c nec. ence. ence encl' encl c-nec. c nec. ence. ence encl' encl c-nec. c nec. ence. ence encl' encl c-nec. c nec. The body bOOy bE1y body bOOy bE1y body bOOy bE1y of Dan DIm Dan DIm McDuffie IcDutie MeButhe McDuffie IcDutie MeButhe McDuffie IcDutie MeButhe once ouce once ouce a a. a a. member mpmher member mpmher of the city council is buried in this graveyard. graveyard graveyard. graveyard Oakland Burying Buryng I3ur1ng Burying Buryng I3ur1ng Burying Buryng I3ur1ng Grounds. Grounds Groundl. Groundl Gronnd. Gronnd Grounds. Grounds Groundl. Groundl Gronnd. Gronnd Grounds. Grounds Groundl. Groundl Gronnd. Gronnd Grounds. Grounds Groundl. Groundl Gronnd. Gronnd Grounds. Grounds Groundl. Groundl Gronnd. Gronnd Grounds. Grounds Groundl. Groundl Gronnd. Gronnd The Oaklaud 0aklaud Oaklaud 0aklaud burying burrin burying burrin ground was purchased purchased about 1840 1S-W 1S W 1840 1S-W 1S W 1840 1S-W 1S W 1840 1S-W 1S W after at"r atr after at"r atr after at"r atr much 1lIudJ much 1lIudJ deliberation -liberation liberation deliberadon deliberation -liberation liberation deliberadon deliberation -liberation liberation deliberadon deliberation -liberation liberation deliberadon and .1Id 1Id &IId IId and .1Id 1Id &IId IId and .1Id 1Id &IId IId and .1Id 1Id &IId IId and .1Id 1Id &IId IId discussion thsctision discussion thsctision by tho tile the tho tile the tho tile the citizens citizen CitiZens. citizens citizen CitiZens. citizens citizen CitiZens. from Mr. Mr Mr. Mr Stephen Swphen Stephen Swphen Terry for a very .pry pry very .pry pry very .pry pry small UlaJl small UlaJl sum snm coin sum snm coin sum snm coin less than th&ll thll than th&ll thll than th&ll thll ten dollars per acre. acre acre. acre The ground ac at ac at the time dune time dune consisted conoistr-i conoistr i consisted conoistr-i conoistr i consisted conoistr-i conoistr i consisted conoistr-i conoistr i of something something under sixty-live sixty live smy-five smy five siny-five siny sixty-live sixty live smy-five smy five siny-five siny sixty-live sixty live smy-five smy five siny-five siny sixty-live sixty live smy-five smy five siny-five siny sixty-live sixty live smy-five smy five siny-five siny sixty-live sixty live smy-five smy five siny-five siny sixty-live sixty live smy-five smy five siny-five siny sixty-live sixty live smy-five smy five siny-five siny acres and aol and aol mis W1.S W1S 'n-u 'n n u mis W1.S W1S 'n-u 'n n u mis W1.S W1S 'n-u 'n n u mis W1.S W1S 'n-u 'n n u mis W1.S W1S 'n-u 'n n u mis W1.S W1S 'n-u 'n n u mis W1.S W1S 'n-u 'n n u fully a mile flute mile flute distant disl.nt dislnt distint distant disl.nt dislnt distint distant disl.nt dislnt distint distant disl.nt dislnt distint from the very .orr orr very .orr orr very .orr orr outskirts oULSkirt3 oniakirts outskirts oULSkirt3 oniakirts outskirts oULSkirt3 oniakirts of the town. town town. town A portion of the new cemetery remetery cemetery remetery was immediately immediately cleared clt'tll't'll clttlltll cleared clt'tll't'll clttlltll cleared clt'tll't'll clttlltll off and Rnd and Rnd the bodies Ix.we9 Ixwe9 Ixdies bodies Ix.we9 Ixwe9 Ixdies bodies Ix.we9 Ixwe9 Ixdies bodies Ix.we9 Ixwe9 Ixdies from the old town burying baryhg burying baryhg ground the Medlock Medloci Medlock Medloci family fnmily family fnmily ground ground. ground ground. and aod and aod the thl' thl thO the thl' thl thO the thl' thl thO the thl' thl thO old Lnckio- Lnckio Lnckit Lnckio- Lnckio Lnckit Lnckio- Lnckio Lnckit burying place were removed rmuved removed rmuved and re-interred re interred 'e-intenoo 'e e intenoo e-ineried ineried re-interred re interred 'e-intenoo 'e e intenoo e-ineried ineried re-interred re interred 'e-intenoo 'e e intenoo e-ineried ineried re-interred re interred 'e-intenoo 'e e intenoo e-ineried ineried re-interred re interred 'e-intenoo 'e e intenoo e-ineried ineried re-interred re interred 'e-intenoo 'e e intenoo e-ineried ineried re-interred re interred 'e-intenoo 'e e intenoo e-ineried ineried re-interred re interred 'e-intenoo 'e e intenoo e-ineried ineried re-interred re interred 'e-intenoo 'e e intenoo e-ineried ineried in Oakland. Oakland. Bo M So Bo M So Bo M So Oakland Onklftnd. Onklftnd Oakland. Oakland Onklftnd. Onklftnd Oakland. Oakland Onklftnd. Onklftnd Oakland. Oakland Onklftnd. Onklftnd Oakland. although uithough although uithough the thl' thl the thl' thl the thl' thl second cemetery 't'metery tmetery cemetery 't'metery tmetery cemetery 't'metery tmetery of the town known kUUWll known kUUWll successively ucc'Ssi\"e1y ucc'Ssi uccSsi "e1y e1y suceoseively successively ucc'Ssi\"e1y ucc'Ssi uccSsi "e1y e1y suceoseively successively ucc'Ssi\"e1y ucc'Ssi uccSsi "e1y e1y suceoseively successively ucc'Ssi\"e1y ucc'Ssi uccSsi "e1y e1y suceoseively successively ucc'Ssi\"e1y ucc'Ssi uccSsi "e1y e1y suceoseively successively ucc'Ssi\"e1y ucc'Ssi uccSsi "e1y e1y suceoseively successively ucc'Ssi\"e1y ucc'Ssi uccSsi "e1y e1y suceoseively as all as all Martha-sville Martha sville lartha.snllt' larthasnllt Marthaavillt- Marthaavillt Martha-sville Martha sville lartha.snllt' larthasnllt Marthaavillt- Marthaavillt Martha-sville Martha sville lartha.snllt' larthasnllt Marthaavillt- Marthaavillt Martha-sville Martha sville lartha.snllt' larthasnllt Marthaavillt- Marthaavillt Martha-sville Martha sville lartha.snllt' larthasnllt Marthaavillt- Marthaavillt Martha-sville Martha sville lartha.snllt' larthasnllt Marthaavillt- Marthaavillt Martha-sville Martha sville lartha.snllt' larthasnllt Marthaavillt- Marthaavillt and aixi and aixi Atlanta Adauta Atlanta Adauta contained contaiueJ contained contaiueJ the bodies bodil' bodil bodiec bodies bodil' bodil bodiec bodies bodil' bodil bodiec bodies bodil' bodil bodiec that were laid to rest in the first town ton-ti ton ti town ton-ti ton ti town ton-ti ton ti town ton-ti ton ti graveyard. graveyard graveyard. graveyard The Tht'l Thtl The Tht'l Thtl The Tht'l Thtl first tirst first tirst body booy body booy that was wt\.S wt .S was wt\.S wt .S was wt\.S wt .S was wt\.S wt .S not a 0. 0 a 0. 0 a 0. 0 removal kid Wd laid kid Wd laid kid Wd laid to rest in Oakland was 11'11.8 1111.8 11118 was 11'11.8 1111.8 11118 was 11'11.8 1111.8 11118 was 11'11.8 1111.8 11118 that Wilt that Wilt of James Nissou a Ii a Ii druggist. druggist druggist. druggist The Thi' Thi 'fho fho The Thi' Thi 'fho fho The Thi' Thi 'fho fho The Thi' Thi 'fho fho The Thi' Thi 'fho fho interment took place piace place piace on In on In the \Z2 Z2 \Z2 Z2 1 of September in 1850. 1850 1830. 1830 1850. 1850 1830. 1830 1850. 1850 1830. 1830 1850. 1850 1830. 1830 Ditlths Dl'lltbs Dllltbs Datbs Ditlths Dl'lltbs Dllltbs Datbs Ditlths Dl'lltbs Dllltbs Datbs Ditlths Dl'lltbs Dllltbs Datbs in the tlJe the tlJe little town to''l tol town to''l tol town to''l tol were not very -rery rery very -rery rery very -rery rery fiY iiient and the tIll' tIll the tIll' tIll the tIll' tIll sexton 'xton xton sexton 'xton xton sexton 'xton xton had bad had bad uo no uo no ut-ed ut ed need ut-ed ut ed need ut-ed ut ed need ut-ed ut ed need of a B a B record book but kept the burials burialg burials burialg well re- re re- re Thus there are no DO no DO records of those thOlf' thOlf those thOlf' thOlf those thOlf' thOlf laid bid laid bid to rest in Oakland Oa..1a.u,1 Oa1a.u1 Oa1au1 Oakland Oa..1a.u,1 Oa1a.u1 Oa1au1 Oakland Oa..1a.u,1 Oa1a.u1 Oa1au1 Oakland Oa..1a.u,1 Oa1a.u1 Oa1au1 between bE'tleeu bEtleeu betvreen between bE'tleeu bEtleeu betvreen between bE'tleeu bEtleeu betvreen between bE'tleeu bEtleeu betvreen li-M li M 1830 li-M li M 1830 li-M li M 1830 li-M li M 1830 aud awl and aud awl and aud awl and 1S76 lSi6 1876 1S76 lSi6 1876 1S76 lSi6 1876 when the tie the tie first firsi first firsi record recorl record recorl book bovk book bovk was 'as as was 'as as was 'as as begun begun. begun begun. mu rou run mu rou run mu rou run A Howe AHowc Howe AHowc rdgpcvce thhmmbbzbbnimmm thhmmbbzbbmmmm thhmmbbzbbnimmm thhmmbbzbbmmmm Th Th. Th Th. fight f'jght fjght Cight fight f'jght fjght Cight fight f'jght fjght Cight fight f'jght fjght Cight Keslun Ueltha. Ueltha Reaus. Reaus Keslun Ueltha. Ueltha Reaus. Reaus Keslun Ueltha. Ueltha Reaus. Reaus Keslun Ueltha. Ueltha Reaus. Reaus Keslun Ueltha. Ueltha Reaus. Reaus Gradually Atlanta had grown until Oakland Oakland cemetery was enlarged t'nlnrged tnlnrged enlarged t'nlnrged tnlnrged enlarged t'nlnrged tnlnrged the necessary' necessary nenessary necessary' necessary nenessary necessary' necessary nenessary ground ground. ground ground. a R a R tract of some twenty tweuty twenty tweuty acres or more mure mori- mori more mure mori- mori more mure mori- mori more mure mori- mori was W/l.i W l.i waj was W/l.i W l.i waj was W/l.i W l.i waj was W/l.i W l.i waj was W/l.i W l.i waj purchased punhasM purehask purchased punhasM purehask purchased punhasM purehask from Colonel Grant. Grant Grmt. Grmt Grant. Grant Grmt. Grmt Grant. Grant Grmt. Grmt Grant. Grant Grmt. Grmt This first and only nob- nob only nob- nob only nob- nob enlargement was wall was wall over orer over orer ten it.u itu tu ten it.u itu tu ten it.u itu tu ten it.u itu tu years p'nrs pnrs yt-nrs yt nrs years p'nrs pnrs yt-nrs yt nrs years p'nrs pnrs yt-nrs yt nrs years p'nrs pnrs yt-nrs yt nrs years p'nrs pnrs yt-nrs yt nrs years p'nrs pnrs yt-nrs yt nrs ago. ago agn. agn ago. ago agn. agn ago. ago agn. agn ago. ago agn. agn Af-'aiu Af 'aiu aiu Again Af-'aiu Af 'aiu aiu Again Af-'aiu Af 'aiu aiu Again Af-'aiu Af 'aiu aiu Again Af-'aiu Af 'aiu aiu Again an all an all enlargement ap np. np ap np. np ap np. np peared I-ard I ard peared I-ard I ard peared I-ard I ard peared I-ard I ard necessary netesnry necessary netesnry but the board boml board boml of health hf'alth hfalth health hf'alth hfalth health hf'alth hfalth interferred ana urged urset1 utge0 urged urset1 utge0 urged urset1 utge0 every erery every erery objection jection obecUon objection jection obecUon objection jection obecUon against again against again p. p S p. p S p. p S further extension ei3euudon extension ei3euudon of the city cemetery. cemetery cemete1"y. cemete1y. cemete1y cemetery. cemetery cemete1"y. cemete1y. cemete1y cemetery. cemetery cemete1"y. cemete1y. cemete1y cemetery. cemetery cemete1"y. cemete1y. cemete1y cemetery. cemetery cemete1"y. cemete1y. cemete1y The Th. Th The Th. Th The Th. Th first firot first firot passujre pauuge passujre pauuge of arms between the board boord board boord of health and nuid and nuid the city council occurred OCCUITed occurred OCCUITed under under the tht' tht the tht' tht the tht' tht administration a.iininistratiou aiininistratiou administration a.iininistratiou aiininistratiou administration a.iininistratiou aiininistratiou of Captaiu CapUtiu Captain Captaiu CapUtiu Captain Captaiu CapUtiu Captain English then tbPIl then tbPIl mayor. mayor mn\'or. mn 'or. or mayor. mayor mn\'or. mn 'or. or mayor. mayor mn\'or. mn 'or. or mayor. mayor mn\'or. mn 'or. or mayor. mayor mn\'or. mn 'or. or mayor. mayor mn\'or. mn 'or. or A committee eommittee committee eommittee of three three. three three. upon which were Judge Judgp Judge Judgp Newman Xewman Newmon. Newmon Newman Xewman Newmon. Newmon Newman Xewman Newmon. Newmon Newman Xewman Newmon. Newmon then dty cilY uty dty cilY uty dty cilY uty attorney and Mr. Mr Mr. Mr E. E E. E Y. Y Y. Y Dodfre Dodge Dodfre Dodge was instructed iustructed instructed iustructed to mate make mate make an 1111 an 1111 attempt to effect cffet effect cffet the enlargement enlargempnt enlargement enlargempnt of the cemetery by legislative means. means meaxts. meaxts means. means meaxts. meaxts means. means meaxts. meaxts means. means meaxts. meaxts This committee committee went before befQt'e befQte before befQt'e befQte before befQt'e befQte the judiciary committee of the legislature ll'risl&ture llrislture legislature ll'risl&ture llrislture legislature ll'risl&ture llrislture and tried to secure ccure secure ccure the passage lassage passage lassage of a 11 a 11 bin bifl bin bifl which would confer upon tie thl' thl the tie thl' thl the tie thl' thl the tie thl' thl the city the right to condemn adjacent adjlCt'nt adjlCtnt adjacent adjlCt'nt adjlCtnt adjacent adjlCt'nt adjlCtnt property property in ill in ill order ordE'r order ordE'r to make the desired extension. extension extenon. extenon extension. extension extenon. extenon extension. extension extenon. extenon extension. extension extenon. extenon The board boaId board boaId of health bMlth health bMlth also went before the jndiciarj judiciaI'J" judiciaIJ jtididar jndiciarj judiciaI'J" judiciaIJ jtididar jndiciarj judiciaI'J" judiciaIJ jtididar jndiciarj judiciaI'J" judiciaIJ jtididar committee and was heard hffim heard hffim to the tile the tile advantage ah.ant:1ge ah.ant1ge ahant1ge advantage ah.ant:1ge ah.ant1ge ahant1ge advantage ah.ant:1ge ah.ant1ge ahant1ge advantage ah.ant:1ge ah.ant1ge ahant1ge of an adverse report and IUJd and IUJd the bill did dlel dli did dlel dli did dlel dli not hot not hot go through. through thro'lgh. throlgh thro'ugh. through. through thro'lgh. throlgh thro'ugh. through. through thro'lgh. throlgh thro'ugh. through. through thro'lgh. throlgh thro'ugh. through. through thro'lgh. throlgh thro'ugh. Two 1'wo 1wo Two 1'wo 1wo Two 1'wo 1wo years Yf'ars Yfars years Yf'ars Yfars years Yf'ars Yfars later another anotht'r anothtr another anotht'r anothtr another anotht'r anothtr attempt was wn.s wns was wn.s wns was wn.s wns made to enlarge enla.rge enlarge enla.rge the cemetery ceaneteTy cemetery ceaneteTy in order that tha that tha the growing I"rowinK IrowinK growing I"rowinK IrowinK growing I"rowinK IrowinK city lity city lity might be accomodated aecomodated. aecomodated aceomodated accomodated aecomodated. aecomodated aceomodated accomodated aecomodated. aecomodated aceomodated accomodated aecomodated. aecomodated aceomodated bnt but bnt but again tic the tic the board of health stepj ed forward forward and IUld and IUld the resolution rHolution resolution rHolution which would have hae have hae effected effl'Cted efflCted eff-ted eff ted effected effl'Cted efflCted eff-ted eff ted effected effl'Cted efflCted eff-ted eff ted effected effl'Cted efflCted eff-ted eff ted effected effl'Cted efflCted eff-ted eff ted effected effl'Cted efflCted eff-ted eff ted an extention wo wn.a wna was wo wn.a wna was wo wn.a wna was wo wn.a wna was vetoed by Mayor Goodwin. Goodwin Godwin Goodwin. Goodwin Godwin Goodwin. Goodwin Godwin No 1\0 1 0 ro No 1\0 1 0 ro No 1\0 1 0 ro No 1\0 1 0 ro No 1\0 1 0 ro More \lore lore store More \lore lore store More \lore lore store More \lore lore store Lots to ta to ta B Hold. Hold Sold. Sold Hold. Hold Sold. Sold Hold. Hold Sold. Sold Hold. Hold Sold. Sold During Mayor lliyor Mayor lliyor Hillyer's Hillyers ffillyer's ffillyers Hillyer's Hillyers ffillyer's ffillyers Hillyer's Hillyers ffillyer's ffillyers Hillyer's Hillyers ffillyer's ffillyers administration a petition to sell the lots lot. lot Iota lots lot. lot Iota lots lot. lot Iota lots lot. lot Iota donated to them thl'm thlm them thl'm thlm them thl'm thlm was 1\'as 1 'as as wag was 1\'as 1 'as as wag was 1\'as 1 'as as wag was 1\'as 1 'as as wag was 1\'as 1 'as as wag was 1\'as 1 'as as wag presented by the Ladies' Ladies Ladit"S' LaditS Ladies' Ladies Ladit"S' LaditS Ladies' Ladies Ladit"S' LaditS Ladies' Ladies Ladit"S' LaditS Memorial Association. Association. This liii This liii was refused and on account of the we the we fight made mI1de made mI1de by the board boo.rd boord board boo.rd boord board boo.rd boord of health health. health health. this body holding It to be objectionable on sanitary unitary sanitary unitary grounds. grounds grotinels. grotinels grounds. grounds grotinels. grotinels grounds. grounds grotinels. grotinels grounds. grounds grotinels. grotinels Again -\jain jain Again -\jain jain Again -\jain jain an 8ll an 8ll attempt was made ma.de made ma.de to enlarge the actual acttmi actual acttmi space in the cemetery without adding addin/ addin addmg adding addin/ addin addmg adding addin/ addin addmg adding addin/ addin addmg to the extent xtent extent xtent of the grounds grounds. rounds. rounds grounds grounds. rounds. rounds grounds grounds. rounds. rounds grounds grounds. rounds. rounds that th4t that th4t Is to sell a number Dumber number Dumber of unoccupied lota lots lota lots some ome some ome six hundred hundred which were owned by the city. city city. city The resolution waa wu was waa wu was waa wu was vetoed by by' by by' Mayor Glenn who was 'vas vas was 'vas vas was 'vas vas then in office odice office odice on recommendation recotninendation recommendation recotninendation of the board of health. health health. health The fight ght fight ght at this period penod period penod was growing mIwlng growing mIwlng warm and the council determined that the unoccupied lots Iota lots Iota should be sold the proceeds to be tE be tE expended .on on .on on the cemetery ntetery cemetery ntetery an enlargement enlargement made or a new cemetery cemete17 ceunetery cemetery cemete17 ceunetery cemetery cemete17 ceunetery be purchased purchased by. by bI. bI by. by bI. bI by. by bI. bI by. by bI. bI the city. city ciq. ciq city. city ciq. ciq city. city ciq. ciq city. city ciq. ciq Drs. Drs Dra. Dra Drs. Drs Dra. Dra Drs. Drs Dra. Dra Drs. Drs Dra. Dra Baird and Arm- Arm Arm- Arm wer were wer were SiaMaeiany .a1tu1nq.any a1tu1nq.any a1tu1nqany SiaMaeiany .a1tu1nq.any a1tu1nq.any a1tu1nqany SiaMaeiany .a1tu1nq.any a1tu1nq.any a1tu1nqany SiaMaeiany .a1tu1nq.any a1tu1nq.any a1tu1nqany posjiW possibly posjiW possibly esiratle IIrI4e esiratle IIrI4e sites iltes' iltes sites iltes' iltes sites iltes' iltes thai Bugat cbme to their theft their theft notice"or noticeor notice"or noticeor that they .might might nught .might might nught .might might nught find. find fixiJ. fixiJ find. find fixiJ. fixiJ find. find fixiJ. fixiJ find. find fixiJ. fixiJ Several Ses-eral Ses eral Several Ses-eral Ses eral Several Ses-eral Ses eral Several Ses-eral Ses eral places were visited vWte visited vWte bnt the 'committee committee comznluee 'committee committee comznluee 'committee committee comznluee disbanded dia6anded dLibanded disbanded dia6anded dLibanded disbanded dia6anded dLibanded -after after &fter fter -after after &fter fter -after after &fter fter -after after &fter fter a fatfle futile futh fatfle futile futh fatfle futile futh earch. earch Ieaxdi. Ieaxdi earch. earch Ieaxdi. Ieaxdi earch. earch Ieaxdi. Ieaxdi earch. earch Ieaxdi. Ieaxdi Among the place placeL place placeL which might mid1t znlgt might mid1t znlgt might mid1t znlgt faavft bne faavft bne been selected e1ected selected e1ected as th probable cite aite. aite site. site cite aite. aite site. site cite aite. aite site. site cite aite. aite site. site cite aite. aite site. site fad the 'pricfe pricfe 'Jl.ric Jlric 'pricfe pricfe 'Jl.ric Jlric 'pricfe pricfe 'Jl.ric Jlric 'pricfe pricfe 'Jl.ric Jlric not been been- bc-cit bc cit been been- bc-cit bc cit been been- bc-cit bc cit been been- bc-cit bc cit been been- bc-cit bc cit considered COJIIideted considerM considered COJIIideted considerM considered COJIIideted considerM too steep steci steep steci TOCT \a' a' a tLi- tLi TOCT \a' a' a tLi- tLi TOCT \a' a' a tLi- tLi TOCT \a' a' a tLi- tLi TOCT \a' a' a tLi- tLi TOCT \a' a' a tLi- tLi tnVland owned 0'WDfJd 0WDfJd owned 0'WDfJd 0WDfJd owned 0'WDfJd 0WDfJd by Mrs. Mrs Mrs. Mrs Dunning unn1ng Dunning unn1ng and th Hill property lroperty property lroperty on OD on OD the Marietta Mariei& Mariei Marietta Mariei& Mariei Marietta Mariei& Mariei road roaa. roaa ros4. ros4 road roaa. roaa ros4. ros4 road roaa. roaa ros4. ros4 road roaa. roaa ros4. ros4 road roaa. roaa ros4. ros4 'ibe ibe 'ibe ibe HeMlation itesolaUco HeMlation itesolaUco Bctntrodncccl. Bctntrodncccl Relnuoouccd. Relnuoouccd Jtelntroduccd. Jtelntroduccd Bctntrodncccl. Bctntrodncccl Relnuoouccd. Relnuoouccd Jtelntroduccd. Jtelntroduccd Bctntrodncccl. Bctntrodncccl Relnuoouccd. Relnuoouccd Jtelntroduccd. Jtelntroduccd Bctntrodncccl. Bctntrodncccl Relnuoouccd. Relnuoouccd Jtelntroduccd. Jtelntroduccd Bctntrodncccl. Bctntrodncccl Relnuoouccd. Relnuoouccd Jtelntroduccd. Jtelntroduccd Bctntrodncccl. Bctntrodncccl Relnuoouccd. Relnuoouccd Jtelntroduccd. Jtelntroduccd For the second econd second econd time dme thne time dme thne time dme thne the resolution pro- pro pro. pro- pro pro. pro- pro pro. Tiding ylding Tiding ylding for the sale we sale we of the unoccupied unoccupied. unoccupied unoccupied. lots Iota lots Iota was Will was Will introduced in the council this tht. tht this tht. tht this tht. tht time bj br bj br Mr. Mr Mr. Mr Arnold Brorles Bl'01les Bl01les Broyles Brorles Bl'01les Bl01les Broyles Brorles Bl'01les Bl01les Broyles Brorles Bl'01les Bl01les Broyles under 1mder tinder under 1mder tinder under 1mder tinder the administration administration of Mayor M.Qor MQor Mayor M.Qor MQor Mayor M.Qor MQor Hemphill Hemphill. kiempblll. kiempblll Hemphill Hemphill. kiempblll. kiempblll Hemphill Hemphill. kiempblll. kiempblll Hemphill Hemphill. kiempblll. kiempblll In December Deber December Deber of last year. year rear. rear year. year rear. rear year. year rear. rear year. year rear. rear The 'The The 'The resolution passed the council uundil council uundil by br by br a unanimous vote vou vote vou and went to the aldermanlc aldemumlc aldermumi aldermanlc aldemumlc aldermumi aldermanlc aldemumlc aldermumi board bolU" bolU board bolU" bolU board bolU" bolU where it was W8.1 W81 was W8.1 W81 was W8.1 W81 killed. killed killed. killed Councilman Coundima Councilman Coundima Broyles still 8till still 8till continued to work wock work wock for for. for for. his res- res res- res luuon .lntion lntion elnUon luuon .lntion lntion elnUon luuon .lntion lntion elnUon luuon .lntion lntion elnUon an3 anil an3 anil finally fi.nalJy finalJy nally finally fi.nalJy finalJy nally finally fi.nalJy finalJy nally finally fi.nalJy finalJy nally a conference committee committe committee committe of six three counrilmen councilmen counrilmen councilmen and three aldermen aitlermet aldermen aitlermet was appointed to reconsider the resolution resoludot resolution resoludot and give riTe gtye give riTe gtye give riTe gtye the ultimatum. ultimatum ulumatum- ulumatum ultimatum. ultimatum ulumatum- ulumatum ultimatum. ultimatum ulumatum- ulumatum ultimatum. ultimatum ulumatum- ulumatum After a lot of ot of ot talk tAUt talk tAUt pro and con a favorable report rep9n rejert report rep9n rejert report rep9n rejert was Wa was Wa made mI1de made mI1de npon upon npon upon the resolution. resolution resoluliou. resoluliou resolution. resolution resoluliou. resoluliou resolution. resolution resoluliou. resoluliou resolution. resolution resoluliou. resoluliou Dr. Dr Dr. Dr Balrd Baird BaIH Balrd Baird BaIH Balrd Baird BaIH still till still till carried on the fight for tor for tor the board of health but to no effect Mayor Hemphill Hemphlll Heniphill Hemphill Hemphlll Heniphill Hemphill Hemphlll Heniphill refusing refu8iDg refusint refusing refu8iDg refusint refusing refu8iDg refusint to ts to ts veto Teta Yeto veto Teta Yeto veto Teta Yeto the resolution. resolution resolution. resolution The lots were then t.11eu t11eu then t.11eu t11eu then t.11eu t11eu placed on sale we sale we and already $5,000 5000 $5,000 5000 has been realized from them seventy-five seventy five 8t'Tenty-five 8t'Tenty 8tTenty seventy-five seventy five 8t'Tenty-five 8t'Tenty 8tTenty seventy-five seventy five 8t'Tenty-five 8t'Tenty 8tTenty seventy-five seventy five 8t'Tenty-five 8t'Tenty 8tTenty seventy-five seventy five 8t'Tenty-five 8t'Tenty 8tTenty seventy-five seventy five 8t'Tenty-five 8t'Tenty 8tTenty still .till till still .till till still .till till remaining unsold and the wall wa.ll wall wa.ll aloffc aloi1k aloffc aloi1k the east side aide. aide slde side aide. aide slde side aide. aide slde side aide. aide slde as u as u proposed lIroposed. lIroposed proposed lIroposed. lIroposed proposed lIroposed. lIroposed has haa ha has haa ha has haa ha been boon been boon erected. erected erecte& erecte erected. erected erecte& erecte erected. erected erecte& erecte erected. erected erecte& erecte Oakland Oaklaud Oskland Oakland Oaklaud Oskland Oakland Oaklaud Oskland Cemetery. Cemetery Cemete17. Cemete17 Cemetery. Cemetery Cemete17. Cemete17 Cemetery. Cemetery Cemete17. Cemete17 Cemetery. Cemetery Cemete17. Cemete17 Oakland cemetery Is said aald said aald to contain about abon about abon ninety acres which consist coitiin coxiIat consist coitiin coxiIat consist coitiin coxiIat of divisions divisioIll divisioti divisions divisioIll divisioti divisions divisioIll divisioti for classes clnsses dasees classes clnsses dasees classes clnsses dasees blocks containing contalning containing contalning lots 10tB. 10tB lots 10tB. 10tB lots 10tB. 10tB single Bingle sIng1 single Bingle sIng1 single Bingle sIng1 lots IotA lots IotA arid nrld add arid nrld add arid nrld add lonely graves. graves graves. graves In the white di dl di dl vision nsion vision nsion there are 409 blocks the larger l&rger lrger larger l&rger lrger larger l&rger lrger number number of which contain four lots Iota lots Iota while some IOme some IOme of the blocks blocka blocks blocka are subdivided eubdivided subdivided eubdivided Into six iii six iii lots. lots lots. lots There are Ire are Ire 663 white lots Iota lots Iota not In blocks blocka blocks blocka which would make a total of 2,363 2363 2,363 2363 low loti lob low loti lob low loti lob In the white grounds. grounds grounds. grounds The negro ground round ground round has hILI has hILI 79 blocks of four font four font lot lots lot lots each with a total of 316 lots. lots lots. lots The negro lots are very near the central portion portion of the cemetery cemete17 cemetery cemete17 and are considered cousidere considered cousidere by some IOme some IOme an objectionable objectioWl.ble objectioWlble objectionable objectioWl.ble objectioWlble objectionable objectioWl.ble objectioWlble feature on that thai that thai account. account account. account This was caused caUled caused caUled by the addi addi- addi addi- tion of the Grant land to the northeast which which. which which. placed the pauper grounds to the north and east ea.st east ea.st of the negroes on tho the tho the outr outi- outi outr outi- outi outr outi- outi side. side side. side The Number of Bodiw BodiN Bodies Bodiw BodiN Bodies Bodiw BodiN Bodies In Oakland. Oakland OaklaDd. OaklaDd Oskisud. Oskisud Oakland. Oakland OaklaDd. OaklaDd Oskisud. Oskisud Oakland. Oakland OaklaDd. OaklaDd Oskisud. Oskisud Oakland. Oakland OaklaDd. OaklaDd Oskisud. Oskisud Oakland. Oakland OaklaDd. OaklaDd Oskisud. Oskisud Oakland. Oakland OaklaDd. OaklaDd Oskisud. Oskisud From Prom From Prom 1850 to 1876 there could not have haTe have haTe been less than several hundred interment in\ermenbl in ermenbl luterinents interment in\ermenbl in ermenbl luterinents interment in\ermenbl in ermenbl luterinents interment in\ermenbl in ermenbl luterinents interment in\ermenbl in ermenbl luterinents in Oakland although there were no records. records. From 1870 1S76 1870 1S76 to ISal 18'.11 18.11 1811 lSi)1 lSi1 ISal 18'.11 18.11 1811 lSi)1 lSi1 ISal 18'.11 18.11 1811 lSi)1 lSi1 ISal 18'.11 18.11 1811 lSi)1 lSi1 ISal 18'.11 18.11 1811 lSi)1 lSi1 ISal 18'.11 18.11 1811 lSi)1 lSi1 according .ccording ccording a.ccorthxug accorthxug according .ccording ccording a.ccorthxug accorthxug according .ccording ccording a.ccorthxug accorthxug according .ccording ccording a.ccorthxug accorthxug according .ccording ccording a.ccorthxug accorthxug to the ths the ths rtports nportB rtports nportB made by the board of health there have han have han been more than 8,000 8000 8,000 8000 dead bodies interred interred in Oakland a total toted total toted of possibly 8,500 8500 8,51)0 8510 8,500 8500 8,51)0 8510 8,500 8500 8,51)0 8510 8,500 8500 8,51)0 8510 from 1850 l850 18iO 1850 l850 18iO 1850 l850 18iO to 189L 1891. 1891 189L 1891. 1891 189L 1891. 1891 AU .All All AU .All All AU .All All of the space in ill in ill Oakland Oallind Oakland Oallind would have been been. been been. occupitd oceupitd oecupitd occupitd oceupitd oecupitd occupitd oceupitd oecupitd atr at at- atr at at- atr at at- least two years ago bad tad bad tad it not been tor for tor for tiae 'lfne lfne the tiae 'lfne lfne the tiae 'lfne lfne the tiae 'lfne lfne the opening of an auxiliary a.uxiliary auiiliarT auxiliary a.uxiliary auiiliarT auxiliary a.uxiliary auiiliarT cemetery Westview Wesmew Westview Wesmew by a company compaDJ" compaDJ company compaDJ" compaDJ company compaDJ" compaDJ of men who thoroughly thoroughly appreciated a.ppreciated appreciated a.ppreciated the situation. situation situation. situation To give a clear idea idel\ idel idea idel\ idel idea idel\ idel of the pressue preIUe pressue preIUe relieved. relieved relievPd. relievPd relieved. relieved relievPd. relievPd relieved. relieved relievPd. relievPd relieved. relieved relievPd. relievPd if such an expression expreadon expression expreadon is allowable in 1885 188. 188 1885 188. 188 1885 188. 188 there were werl' werl rere were werl' werl rere were werl' werl rere were werl' werl rere l.UOO lUOO 1,000 1000 l.UOO lUOO 1,000 1000 l.UOO lUOO 1,000 1000 l.UOO lUOO 1,000 1000 bodies interred in Oakland. Oakland Oakla.nd. Oakland- Oakland. Oakland Oakla.nd. Oakland- Oakland. Oakland Oakla.nd. Oakland- Oakland. Oakland Oakla.nd. Oakland- In Iii In Iii 1S86 ISS 1886 1S86 ISS 1886 1S86 ISS 1886 when wheD whet when wheD whet when wheD whet Westview Wesmew Westview Wesmew wasopened the number numbE'r number numbE'r was wns wits was wns wits was wns wits decreased decresMld decreased decresMld by 200. 200 200. 200 Further onlv only onlv only 271 Zi1 271 Zi1 bodies were mre were mre buried in Oakland In 1S88 1888 1S88 1888 while over 800 000 800 000 deceased eeasoo deceased eeasoo persons per&Olli perOlli persons per&Olli perOlli persons per&Olli perOlli found a n a n resting place in Westview. Westview Westrlew. Westrlew estview. estview Westview. Westview Westrlew. Westrlew estview. estview Westview. Westview Westrlew. Westrlew estview. estview Westview. Westview Westrlew. Westrlew estview. estview Westview. Westview Westrlew. Westrlew estview. estview Westview. Westview Westrlew. Westrlew estview. estview To ialn 1110 ialn 1110 Space Mp..ce Mpce Specs Space Mp..ce Mpce Specs Space Mp..ce Mpce Specs Space Mp..ce Mpce Specs Without \VI\bout VI bout Without \VI\bout VI bout Without \VI\bout VI bout Without \VI\bout VI bout Extension. Extension Exteoslon. Exteoslon Extension. Extension Exteoslon. Exteoslon Extension. Extension Exteoslon. Exteoslon Extension. Extension Exteoslon. Exteoslon A suggestion for increasing the capacity capadty capacity capadty of the cemetery eemetpry cemetery eemetpry without the necessity of ad ding more lund land lund land has hu baa has hu baa has hu baa been been. been been. offered. offered offered. offered The Idia idin Ichu Idia idin Ichu Idia idin Ichu is to remove reUlove remove reUlove the bodies bodif'B bodifB bodies bodif'B bodifB bodies bodif'B bodifB of both the white and in'gro ingro w'gro wgro tigro in'gro ingro w'gro wgro tigro in'gro ingro w'gro wgro tigro in'gro ingro w'gro wgro tigro in'gro ingro w'gro wgro tigro paupars and a.ud aud and a.ud aud and a.ud aud of the negroes in ill in ill the regular negro ground grounds. grounds ground grounds. grounds ground grounds. grounds The bodies bodie. bodie bodies bodie. bodie bodies bodie. bodie could conl could conl be re-interred re interred re-interrt" interrt" interrt re-interred re interred re-interrt" interrt" interrt re-interred re interred re-interrt" interrt" interrt re-interred re interred re-interrt" interrt" interrt re-interred re interred re-interrt" interrt" interrt re-interred re interred re-interrt" interrt" interrt at Southnew Southview Southnew Southview cemeter- cemeter cemeter- cemeter ry rr l3 ry rr l3 ry rr l3 a negro burying ground. ground ground- ground. ground ground- ground. ground ground- This suggestion is one however 1I.owever 1Iowever however 1I.owever 1Iowever however 1I.owever 1Iowever tnat thAt tnat thAt the board Joard board Joard of health will tight. tight fight. fight tight. tight fight. fight tight. tight fight. fight tight. tight fight. fight The board says Ill\5 Ill 5 says Ill\5 Ill 5 says Ill\5 Ill 5 says Ill\5 Ill 5 that tJat that tJat it is the new bodies that are buried and a.lid alid and a.lid alid and a.lid alid not the old ones one ones one that will mIl will mIl make the cemeterry cemeterIj cemeterry cemeterIj objectionable- objectionable objectionable. objectionable- objectionable objectionable. objectionable- objectionable objectionable. One of the members members of the board stated that he believed no less than tha.n than tha.n 300 old bodies had been disinterred disinterred ia in ia in Oakland Oakla.nd Oakland Oakla.nd in order to sell the lots Iota lots Iota at an nn an nn advance. advance adran. adran advance. advance adran. adran advance. advance adran. adran advance. advance adran. adran The cemetery cpmetery cemetery cpmetery could also alAo also alAo be extended on the northeast northel.5t northel5t northeast northel.5t northel5t northeast northel.5t northel5t side sidt' sidt side sidt' sidt side sidt' sidt and 8lld and 8lld on the eastern extremity extremity but but. but but. as all as all this is in direct opposition to the course the board of health has advised advised a pursuance of nothing nothillg nothiag nothing nothillg nothiag nothing nothillg nothiag will 'will will 'will be done toward an extension. extension exteD.8ion. exteD8ion. exteD8ion eateuuaion. eateuuaion extension. extension exteD.8ion. exteD8ion. exteD8ion eateuuaion. eateuuaion extension. extension exteD.8ion. exteD8ion. exteD8ion eateuuaion. eateuuaion extension. extension exteD.8ion. exteD8ion. exteD8ion eateuuaion. eateuuaion extension. extension exteD.8ion. exteD8ion. exteD8ion eateuuaion. eateuuaion extension. extension exteD.8ion. exteD8ion. exteD8ion eateuuaion. eateuuaion extension. extension exteD.8ion. exteD8ion. exteD8ion eateuuaion. eateuuaion IVettview Wedyew Veetview IVettview Wedyew Veetview IVettview Wedyew Veetview M SI M SI Belief. Belief Reltef. Reltef Belief. Belief Reltef. Reltef Belief. Belief Reltef. Reltef Belief. Belief Reltef. Reltef The only re f.-TOBich-4he f.TOBich4he f. TOBich 4he rf'WkiCIs-3hO rf'WkiCIs rfWkiCIs 3hO f.-TOBich-4he f.TOBich4he f. TOBich 4he rf'WkiCIs-3hO rf'WkiCIs rfWkiCIs 3hO f.-TOBich-4he f.TOBich4he f. TOBich 4he rf'WkiCIs-3hO rf'WkiCIs rfWkiCIs 3hO f.-TOBich-4he f.TOBich4he f. TOBich 4he rf'WkiCIs-3hO rf'WkiCIs rfWkiCIs 3hO f.-TOBich-4he f.TOBich4he f. TOBich 4he rf'WkiCIs-3hO rf'WkiCIs rfWkiCIs 3hO f.-TOBich-4he f.TOBich4he f. TOBich 4he rf'WkiCIs-3hO rf'WkiCIs rfWkiCIs 3hO f.-TOBich-4he f.TOBich4he f. TOBich 4he rf'WkiCIs-3hO rf'WkiCIs rfWkiCIs 3hO f.-TOBich-4he f.TOBich4he f. TOBich 4he rf'WkiCIs-3hO rf'WkiCIs rfWkiCIs 3hO f.-TOBich-4he f.TOBich4he f. TOBich 4he rf'WkiCIs-3hO rf'WkiCIs rfWkiCIs 3hO cjtr cjy cjtr cjy ta k to is Westview Westriew Westview Westriew cemetery. cemetery cemete17. cemete17 cemetery. cemetery cemete17. cemete17 cemetery. cemetery cemete17. cemete17 cemetery. cemetery cemete17. cemete17 t Westview 'Westview Westview 'Westview is owned and controlled by a corporation. corporation corporation. corporation The city at one time had bad had bad a a. a a. contract with this company that certain lots should shuuld huuld should shuuld huuld should shuuld huuld be sold at certain price prices price prices and that the city's citys city's citys poor should be buried there. there there. there Since tie the tie the city dty city dty decided to reopen the \.he .he the \.he .he the \.he .he sale of lots in Oakland On.kland Onkland Oakland On.kland Onkland Oakland On.kland Onkland however howcver however howcver the \Veflt- Veflt Weet- Weet West- West \Veflt- Veflt Weet- Weet West- West \Veflt- Veflt Weet- Weet West- West \Veflt- Veflt Weet- Weet West- West \Veflt- Veflt Weet- Weet West- West \Veflt- Veflt Weet- Weet West- West view .iew iew view .iew iew view .iew iew company compnny company compnny claims that wat that wat the agreement agrement agreement agrement no longer holds goodt good goodt good although althongh although althongh the tbe the tbe pauper- pauper pauptr paupers pauper- pauper pauptr paupers pauper- pauper pauptr paupers pauper- pauper pauptr paupers are still stili still stili buried burlPd buried burlPd at Westview. Westview estnl'w. estnlw Vsestview. Vsestview Westview. Westview estnl'w. estnlw Vsestview. Vsestview Westview. Westview estnl'w. estnlw Vsestview. Vsestview Westview. Westview estnl'w. estnlw Vsestview. Vsestview Westview. Westview estnl'w. estnlw Vsestview. Vsestview Westview. Westview estnl'w. estnlw Vsestview. Vsestview The cemetery metery cemetery metery is a beautiful place a veritable veritable burying park consisting in whole of 580 acres acrf'B acrfB acres acrf'B acrfB acres acrf'B acrfB but of which only 280 acre acrell acres acre acrell acres acre acrell acres lave be n laid out and landscaped. landscaped l&ndscaped. lndscaped 1andcaped. 1andcaped landscaped. landscaped l&ndscaped. lndscaped 1andcaped. 1andcaped landscaped. landscaped l&ndscaped. lndscaped 1andcaped. 1andcaped landscaped. landscaped l&ndscaped. lndscaped 1andcaped. 1andcaped landscaped. landscaped l&ndscaped. lndscaped 1andcaped. 1andcaped landscaped. landscaped l&ndscaped. lndscaped 1andcaped. 1andcaped It is a a. a a. cemetery that will last l&st lst last l&st lst last l&st lst Atlanta keeping pace with her growth for 300 years. years years. years The whole rhole whole rhole frontage fruntage uu'untnge uuuntnge frontage fruntage uu'untnge uuuntnge frontage fruntage uu'untnge uuuntnge frontage fruntage uu'untnge uuuntnge of Westview Westriew Westview Westriew is a handsome and anti and anti well-caml well caml wcl3J''d wcl3Jd well-cared cared well-caml well caml wcl3J''d wcl3Jd well-cared cared well-caml well caml wcl3J''d wcl3Jd well-cared cared well-caml well caml wcl3J''d wcl3Jd well-cared cared well-caml well caml wcl3J''d wcl3Jd well-cared cared well-caml well caml wcl3J''d wcl3Jd well-cared cared well-caml well caml wcl3J''d wcl3Jd well-cared cared for park J'ark Jark park J'ark Jark park J'ark Jark and will always be kept as such. such .neh. neh such. such .neh. neh such. such .neh. neh such. such .neh. neh While tie the tie the active bury- bury bury. bury- bury bury. bury- bury bury. ns ground will "ill ill will "ill ill will "ill ill be in tie the tie the rear so that it will be bp be bp a IJ. IJ it a IJ. IJ it a IJ. IJ it a IJ. IJ it pleasure plea..nre pleanre pleasure plea..nre pleanre pleasure plea..nre pleanre and a profit to own prop- prop prop- prop trtv \rty rty trtv \rty rty trtv \rty rty facing fac4ng facing fac4ng the cemetery. cemetery cemetery. cemetery There have ha"e hae have ha"e hae have ha"e hae been 2500 2)00 200 2JU 2500 2)00 200 2JU 2500 2)00 200 2JU 2500 2)00 200 2JU interments intenneDti interment. interment interments intenneDti interment. interment interments intenneDti interment. interment interments intenneDti interment. interment I Westview f'St-riew f'St fSt riew Westvlew Westview f'St-riew f'St fSt riew Westvlew Westview f'St-riew f'St fSt riew Westvlew Westview f'St-riew f'St fSt riew Westvlew Westview f'St-riew f'St fSt riew Westvlew Westview f'St-riew f'St fSt riew Westvlew in six sir six sir years yPn.ra yPnra years yPn.ra yPnra years yPn.ra yPnra Another .Another Another .Another burying ground is Hoi Hol ml Hoi Hol ml Hoi Hol ml ywood lywood ywood lywood cemetery on the Chattahoochee Chattahoochee river Ii.er Iier river Ii.er Iier river Ii.er Iier line. line line. line At present prelent present prelent it L undeveloped undePopl'Il undePoplIl undeveloped undePopl'Il undePoplIl undeveloped undePopl'Il undePoplIl and has bns has bns not been be-en be en been be-en be en been be-en be en been be-en be en improved mt but mt but it will be landscaped 18lldscn.ped 18lldscnped landscaped 18lldscn.ped 18lldscnped landscaped 18lldscn.ped 18lldscnped very soon. soon &OOn. OOn soon. soon &OOn. OOn soon. soon &OOn. OOn soon. soon &OOn. OOn Dr. Dr Dr. Dr Halrd laird B&lrd Blrd Halrd laird B&lrd Blrd Halrd laird B&lrd Blrd Halrd laird B&lrd Blrd Talks. Talks 'ralks. ralks Talks. Talks 'ralks. ralks Talks. Talks 'ralks. ralks Talks. Talks 'ralks. ralks "Xo Xo "No No "Xo Xo "No No "Xo Xo "No No "Xo Xo "No No replied replil' replil replied replil' replil replied replil' replil Dr. Dr Dr. Dr Baird Ba.ird Baird Ba.ird in answer anwer answer anwer to a question qucstion question qucstion "I I "I I do not coiuidder collidder considuler coiuidder collidder considuler coiuidder collidder considuler that the eflorts efiorts fiorts eflorts efiorts fiorts eflorts efiorts fiorts of the Board of Health to prevent the sale of those lots a fight. fight fight. fight Tie The Tie The board did t's ts it's its t's ts it's its t's ts it's its t's ts it's its duty it could do nothing nothinJ nothing nothinJ more- more more. more- more more. more- more more. I be- be be- be iove love iove love that from fi-oni fi oni from fi-oni fi oni from fi-oni fi oni from fi-oni fi oni now on the number of burials burls burials burls in Oakland Onkland Oakland Onkland will t-llI t llI will t-llI t llI will t-llI t llI will t-llI t llI decrease dE'Cret\se dE'Cret dECret se decrease dE'Cret\se dE'Cret dECret se decrease dE'Cret\se dE'Cret dECret se decrease dE'Cret\se dE'Cret dECret se decrease dE'Cret\se dE'Cret dECret se each vesr wllr rear vesr wllr rear vesr wllr rear and nnd and nnd become less and less already Westview \"eltview "eltview eltview lVestview Westview \"eltview "eltview eltview lVestview Westview \"eltview "eltview eltview lVestview Westview \"eltview "eltview eltview lVestview Westview \"eltview "eltview eltview lVestview to made the burying place of over ver over ver nearly 70 jO 70 jO per cent of Atlanta's Atlantas Atlanta's Atlantas dead. dead d'ad. dad dead. dead d'ad. dad dead. dead d'ad. dad dead. dead d'ad. dad Of course rourse course rourse I am still till still till against the continued continued burying bUI"ing bUIing burying bUI"ing bUIing burying bUI"ing bUIing of dead dee.d deed dead dee.d deed dead dee.d deed bodies in Oakland mt Ut mt Ut under the existing circuitanees circut1I.nces circut1Inces cireutCtnces circuitanees circut1I.nces circut1Inces cireutCtnces circuitanees circut1I.nces circut1Inces cireutCtnces circuitanees circut1I.nces circut1Inces cireutCtnces I snp- snp sup- sup snp- snp sup- sup snp- snp sup- sup snp- snp sup- sup ose OsO ose OsO that th&t tht that th&t tht that th&t tht the adjustment adjutment adjustment adjutment of interments latormente interments latormente which vith which vith I spoke of is all afl all afl that can be expec- expec erpee- erpee expec- expec erpee- erpee expec- expec erpee- erpee expec- expec erpee- erpee ed. ed tt"d. ttd ed. ed tt"d. ttd ed. ed tt"d. ttd ed. ed tt"d. ttd "Most Most "Most Most assuredly aIlI1'edly aIlI1edly assuredly aIlI1'edly aIlI1edly assuredly aIlI1'edly aIlI1edly Atlanta Atlanta. Atlanta Atlanta. needs a new cemeterv cemetery -emetery emetery cemeterv cemetery -emetery emetery cemeterv cemetery -emetery emetery cemeterv cemetery -emetery emetery or some ome some ome arrangement should be mdae IOOAe xxlae mdae IOOAe xxlae mdae IOOAe xxlae with vJiW with vJiW the Westview/ Westview Wettvie Westview/ Westview Wettvie Westview/ Westview Wettvie company. company rompt.ny. romptny company. company rompt.ny. romptny company. company rompt.ny. romptny company. company rompt.ny. romptny Councilman Councll.oan Counclloan Councilman Councll.oan Counclloan Councilman Councll.oan Counclloan Broyle BroylM Broyles Broyle BroylM Broyles Broyle BroylM Broyles Intervlewrd. Intervlewrd lntervlewpd. lntervlewpd Intervlewrd. Intervlewrd lntervlewpd. lntervlewpd Intervlewrd. Intervlewrd lntervlewpd. lntervlewpd Intervlewrd. Intervlewrd lntervlewpd. lntervlewpd "There There "There There is every possibility said laid said laid councilman councilman Broyles Brorle Broyles Brorle chairman of the cemetery committee committet' committet -ommittee ommittee committee committet' committet -ommittee ommittee committee committet' committet -ommittee ommittee committee committet' committet -ommittee ommittee committee committet' committet -ommittee ommittee "that that "tbnt tbnt 'tbat tbat "that that "tbnt tbnt 'tbat tbat "that that "tbnt tbnt 'tbat tbat "that that "tbnt tbnt 'tbat tbat "that that "tbnt tbnt 'tbat tbat "that that "tbnt tbnt 'tbat tbat some ome souse some ome souse some ome souse arrangements may e made with the Westview Weatview Westview Weatview Cemetery Company Company by which that burying bUl'Jing bUlJing burying bUl'Jing bUlJing burying bUl'Jing bUlJing place would 'would would 'would virtually irtuallr irtually virtually irtuallr irtually virtually irtuallr irtually become the citrs city's citys citrs city's citys citrs city's citys cemetery. cemetery cemetery. cemetery Some time ago a committee of three was WAIl was WAIl appointed appointed by the sity council cound council cound to look after &fter fter after &fter fter after &fter fter a new cemetery. cemetery ems-tory. ems tory. cemetery. cemetery ems-tory. ems tory. cemetery. cemetery ems-tory. ems tory. cemetery. cemetery ems-tory. ems tory. cemetery. cemetery ems-tory. ems tory. This Thill This Thill committee did nothing further urther further urther than secure the option on three or four hundred acres of land near the Soldiers Soldit'rs Solditrs oldiers Soldiers Soldit'rs Solditrs oldiers Soldiers Soldit'rs Solditrs oldiers Soldiers Soldit'rs Solditrs oldiers Home Home. Home Home. at II.t IIt at II.t IIt at II.t IIt the rather high figure fil\11re fil 11re figure fil\11re fil 11re figure fil\11re fil 11re figure fil\11re fil 11re of $60,000. 60000. 60000 $60IXO. 60IXO. 60IXO $6OQOO. 6OQOO. 6OQOO $60,000. 60000. 60000 $60IXO. 60IXO. 60IXO $6OQOO. 6OQOO. 6OQOO $60,000. 60000. 60000 $60IXO. 60IXO. 60IXO $6OQOO. 6OQOO. 6OQOO $60,000. 60000. 60000 $60IXO. 60IXO. 60IXO $6OQOO. 6OQOO. 6OQOO $60,000. 60000. 60000 $60IXO. 60IXO. 60IXO $6OQOO. 6OQOO. 6OQOO $60,000. 60000. 60000 $60IXO. 60IXO. 60IXO $6OQOO. 6OQOO. 6OQOO $60,000. 60000. 60000 $60IXO. 60IXO. 60IXO $6OQOO. 6OQOO. 6OQOO $60,000. 60000. 60000 $60IXO. 60IXO. 60IXO $6OQOO. 6OQOO. 6OQOO $60,000. 60000. 60000 $60IXO. 60IXO. 60IXO $6OQOO. 6OQOO. 6OQOO The property Is hardly adaptable adaptable to a cemetery and will not b accepted aCCtpted accepted aCCtpted "The The "The The committee of which I am chair 'hair- 'hair hair chair- chair 'hair- 'hair hair chair- chair 'hair- 'hair hair chair- chair 'hair- 'hair hair chair- chair 'hair- 'hair hair chair- man tan man tan hopes to meet the officers ocers officers ocers of the Westview Westview company in the course C01U'e C01Ue course C01U'e C01Ue course C01U'e C01Ue of the next nen next nen ten days and some ome souse some ome souse some ome souse definite deti.nite detinite definite deti.nite detinite definite deti.nite detinite result 'may may 'may may be obtained. obtained btained- btained obtained. obtained btained- btained obtained. obtained btained- btained obtained. obtained btained- btained So after afte after afte many 11IUl1' 11IUl1 nis.ny nisny many 11IUl1' 11IUl1 nis.ny nisny many 11IUl1' 11IUl1 nis.ny nisny many 11IUl1' 11IUl1 nis.ny nisny many 11IUl1' 11IUl1 nis.ny nisny wrangling wranglingfI wranglings wrangling wranglingfI wranglings wrangling wranglingfI wranglings and struggles 8tnIgg1.e 8tnIgg1e struggles 8tnIgg1.e 8tnIgg1e struggles 8tnIgg1.e 8tnIgg1e the city dty city dty may secure secnre secure secnre a cemetery for her dead tad dead tad that will outlast a few years rean years rean growth. growth growth. growth An Eloquent Eloquent' Eloquent Eloquent' Coke. 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' ; - . - . - ; ' . ¬ - ¬ - , - > , - . " ! : ! : / . " * . " , " - , , " > ¬ - ¬ - . ¬ - ¬ - . , $ , . ¬ - ¬ - " ¬ - ¬ - - ' . - . - " * . . . . , . , . . & , " , " , . , . , . , . ¬ . ¬ . . ' & ' ; " . ' , . . , . , . , & . & ( ) & - . & - & - . ; . . & - ' . . & & . & ' & " ' . \ . . & < ' . . ! > . . . . ' ' . ' ' " " , , ' ' ! ' ) ' ' ( ' . " . . . . < > < ' ! ! " . . . . . & ' ' : ' - ' - ' " . . : ' & . ' \ \ ' ! . . ! ! \ " ) ' ' . - " . ' - - ! ; ! . ' ! ! ; ' ; ' & ( ! ' \ " , . . ' , \ . - { ' - ' & . . . ! \ ! : ' \ ! : : ' ! . . " , . ! ; : . - " , . . . < : . . ' ! ; ! ! & ' ! . ! ( . . ' ' ' . - ' > ' \ ' ; : ; : ' . ; ; ' ( ' ' ( ' \ ' " ' - ' - ' ' ' \ . . ' . ' - ' ( : ' ' ' ' - . . . . . . ' ' ( ' " ' { ) \ ! , > - > - . < ' ; ! ' . ] . . , ' , \ . . . ' . ' { : ! ' ) / . : : . : ' - ' - . ! : . : ) \ ' - ' - : ( ' ( , ' < " : : ' ! ! : ! " . . > ' ' . \ ' ! ' ' ! & " ! , ' : ' ( ' ' ' " ( . : ' ' ' ' . . ; " , ' . \ ! \ ! . ' ! 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  1. The Atlanta Constitution,
  2. 16 Oct 1892, Sun,
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