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Miss N. H. Burroughs, the corre sponding secretary of the Woman’s Auxiliary Convection and who was lionized at the World’s Baptist Con gress in London in a recent issue of her paper, made the following obser vation in speaking of the Negro and Tom Dixon: “Prejudice is on the in creasy and race hatred and sectional strife is everywhere felt. If I could believe that the Southern people, with nil of their animosities, are Christians, or even civilized, and that God is go ing to accept this type and give them a place in the kingdom. I would pray to Him to make me a savage and remove from me every possible means of knowing that Jems died to save and take my chances in the last day among those who have never even heard the name of Jesus. If the South ern people, with all their prejudices are Christians, th n the people in this world who are fr?e from this type of barbarism. ar»* saints. The Negroes may be ignorant, some may be shift less, some may be Immoral, but it must be said to their credit that they have never produced and promoted to the highest office i barbarian like Var danian If the men in the highest po sit ions in he Southland are of this type, how will you rate the masses* Governors. Senators Representatives preachers, business men. the upper class and the army of poor whites need missionaries and need them a' once." She created quite a stir among the white papers mar Kansas City Mo., as the above was in italics lA»t Friday ni<ht Prof. W H Rich arda conducted an enormous mass meeting of the people of District of Columbia to protest the suffrage con ditions In the South I. Garland Penn, the corresponding secretary of the Negro Young People's Christian and iSducational Congress has sent out no'inh that the organ! zatlon will meet iext July in Washing ton. D. C Frank McVey of Concordia. Kan . a member of the Christian Church, has been employed by the Missionary Board of Southern California to sing ;*t their revivals. A bill was offered last week In Mis Nisalppi to legalize lynching Next May. in Springfield. 111., a con vention will be culled for the purpose of electing color-id men to office and for the Improvement of the race. The members, consisting of the leading Ne groes, have invited Booker T Wash ington to participate. Editor Clement of the Boston Tran script says that America's future art ists will conic ftom the Negro race. The colored waiters of the St. James of Baltimore hi ve flatly refused to str\e the representatives of the “Clansmen.” The Denver ni nt has seven colored people employed out of about 125 THE STATESMAN, DENVER, COLORADO. Jim Crow Schools have been upheld In Orange, New Jersey. While two thousand were unable to get in the hall, nine thous«nd people ittended the Constitutional League meeting held In Philadelphia to pro test against the discrimination and disfranchisement laws in the South Such meetings will be held in every city where the colored people are suf ficient In numbers. Th<‘ colored citizens of Boston have protested against the state of Massa chusetts piving one cent of money for a building and exhibits in Jamesowu Exposition unless the officials give a written guarantee that Negroes will not be discriminated against. Giles B. Ja« kson and the Development Co. fa vor being jim crowed by their an nouncement in the papers. The Postal Telegraph and Western Union of Chattanooga. Tenn.. have em' ployed colored boys exclusively. Splen did results are already being evinced. Th«* question has been asked Presi dent Roosevelt and Secretary of War why Major Chas Young, the only high commissioned colored officer in active service of the three who are West Point graduates, has been transferred 'o the Philippines The South MaoAlester. 1 T. Elks whit* * wen* so considerably wrought up because a Negro waiter appeared In the streets with an Elk pin that they ordered him to discard the but ton On investigation he proved him self a member of the I O H P E of Dallas. Texas Mrs Ulna May Dupree of Atlanta, tia . who swore a Negro attacked her atul cut her throat, confessed that she inflicted the wound upon herself. The s Coleridge Taylor Choral So ciety will present the "Atonement" un der the dirertorship of Prof J. T I*av ton at the Congregational church (white) during Easter week at Wash.. D C. Messrs Cole and Johnson are au thors of a new military drama to be first presented in Europe then in America Because the citizens of Nashville. Tenn.. provided space In one corner of the building for colored delegates representing the various colored col leges who were sent to the Student Volunteer Movement for Foreign Mis sions. which held its sessions Febru ary 28. In Nashville, the students of Howard University. Wash , D. C : Fisk University, of Nashville, and Morris Brown College, of Atlanta. Ga . with drew from the movement and each at their respective colleges met and passed resolutions condemning such a discrimination In June Wilherfarce University will celebrate her golden jubilee. The new Carnegie Library and Galloway Hall will be dedicated. Dr Matilda Evans, colored, is the Denver Professionals The Statesman takes pleasure in introducing the following colored professionals and recommends them as competent in their lines. Show yourself a race lover by patronizing them. Be a booster. head of the only emergency hospital 1 in Columbia, S. C. All the railroads must contract with her to care for in jured employes and the white physi cians of the city have no scruples against consulting with her. She was the first woman physician ever ap pointed in South Carolina. Gin Preferred by Some of Them. Some years since, at a business meeting of a colored church in Port land, Maine, just before the meeting adjourned one of (he deacons called the attention of the pastor to the fact that they were out of communion wine, and moved that a supply should be bought The sexton said, before the question was put. "I wish to say dat I hab heard many ladies of de congregation express dere preference for gin.” Sailors* Dread of the Dead. The intense dread which sailors and fishermen have of the dead is preva lent among all nationalities and the horror of the Chinese sailor whc ask ed to carry a corpse on board is shared by his brother sailor on every sea. They say "the sea cannot digest the crudity of a deal tody, it being a due debt to be interred where it lieth, and a ship < annoi abide to be made a bier of." Money in Abalones. The abalone industry is a consider able one among the Chinese of the Pacific coast Several processes are necessary to bring out the wonderful colorings in the shells, and acres of ground are devoted to curing them. This work is .carried on by the Mon golian fishermen, who depend for tbe.r sole sustenance largely upon the fish of the bivalve Itself Somewhat Indecent Haste. Jones, who had recently married Smith's widow, hastily opened a note which lay - the breakfast table wi h out looking at the address. To his discomfiture he found a circular from a firm of monumental masons, enclos ing a drawing of a tombstone with the inscription: "To the memory of my beloved husband, whom 1 can uever replace " Stablest Monar*Y King Char** of Portugal has tfct petition of being tht s*9utest meg •ch alive I!« 3(V pounds, rgl * tetlva. A Lively Tussle With that old enemy of the race. Con stlpntion, often ends In Appendicitis To avoid all serious trouble with Stom ach, Liver and Bowels, tuke Dr. King s New Life Pills. They perfectly regu late these organs, without pain or die comfort. 25c at ail druggists. JOS. H. STUART Lawyer, Practises in All Courts. Office 329 Kittredge Bldg. Cor. 16th and Glenarm. Re*. 2227 Lincoln Ave. Phone Olive 294 Examining abstract* of title, and drawing up legal docu ment* given careful attention Dr. E. L. FAULKNER, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. to 10 a. or.. 1 to 4 p. m. 7 to 8 p. m. _ , 10 t« 11 a. m. Baad.r. j - Ul | p „ Diseases of Women and Chili'iru. A Specialty. PHONE OFFICE MAIN 463. 1021 19lh Street aud 1863 Arapahn St. Oenvsr. (I to 11 a. tr.., Hour? : t 3 too and / 7 to 8 p. m. Bo, *»rjb^M n 7i", d DR. W. A. JONES, 911 21st Street. Near Cliantpa PHONES: Dnrin* Office Hour‘.€4e R**d. Out of office Hour?. 1664 Main C C (9 TO II am. 49-oO 0000 ilk hours •, I TO 4 e.m. tcl.main **** (7Tfi9f.«. DR. P. E. SPRATLIN. Residence: 2226 Clarkson etree'. Telephone York 128 DRS. WESTBROOK AND HARPER. 913 Twenty-First Street. DR. J. H. P. WESTBROOK, Physician and Surgeon. DR. J. A. HARPER, Dmtist. Phone Main 1144.