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The colored American. [volume] (Washington, D.C.) 1893-19??, October 20, 1900, Image 9

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jDi udsin W Ljons Successful Cam--an
Tour of Illinois and Missouri A
erri Town
jte itcent campaign tour of Hon
jDjstin W Lycns register United States
Xiesury throughout Illinois and MIs
cun was one of the most brilliant of
jbe csmi aign Thoroughly equipped
Tfih sacd data of all issues per
raining to the prlnoiplas and platform
cf the republican party the welfare of
the race and the stability of govern
hcdI iLis able leader delivered a series
flfmtictts that were characterized by
souLd li gic terse pbraee convincing
arguineiit and eloquent climaxes
Lsrge audiences greeted Mr Lyons
fcvtrvwnpro one of his most successful
jncrtiDgk being the demonstration given
i e s s x lit
in hig honor by the Business Mens
Sound Money League of St Louis
Tho republcans of Missouri feelelat
ed over the visit of Mr Lyons and
many erring colored voters there have
returned to the party fold by reason of
his p werful arguments in favor of ex
pausmn Etablo currency retention of
the Phillj pines the Negro eoldier and
the great wave of prosperity now Id
While in Illinois Mr Lyons visited
Brooklyn a email tcwn of 15C0 inhab
itants m tho Eouthern part of the State
eonmonly known as Egypt The
town is mainly populated by colored
pscpe and healthy Bigns of progress
and lrospeiityareviBibleon every hand
Mr B F Washington a colored citizen
h ni8jor of the town while the board
of aldiimau is almost exclusively com
posed if colored men The great com
mercial Louses of Armour and Swift of
Chicago have branch establishments
there while many colored men are
conducting business enterpries
Mr Lyons is preeminently fitted for
campaign work Possessed of magni
mficent physique magnetic presence
good command ol language and with
ready facts at his disposal he cannot
il to win his audiences andBilence his
opponents The Republican National
Committee are to be congratulated in
selecting fi8 an expounder of republi
can doctrine and principles the stal
wart Register of the Treasury Hon
Judson W Lyons
An elevator boy in a big hotel near
the Brooklyn bridge east Albany
Jc ept Greater New York was discuss
Qg rather glibly to some persons on
tLe proper manner of bringing up chii
Noticing his youthful face one of
hearers said what do you know
abmt the rearing of children you are
not married are ycu No said he
but Ive brought up a good families
k y time Curtain
An Irish Calf The Irish secretary of
a prominent maD who died rather sud
denly on going into the private office
of his employer found a letter written
by doceaeed laying upon his desk to be
mailed which was not sealed He re
moved the letter and added the fol
lowing P 8 Since writing the above
I am sorry to say that I have died
Sealed it and put it into the mail Had
the clerk been of maturer years this
would have been a bull HIb extreme
youth makes it a calf
A certain loquacious spell binder
with a penchant for
scriptural quota
tions began a harraneue with this nnn
SBge Ihou art weighed in the balance
ana round wanting Hi3 application
was so far fetched that his audience
began to thin out
Observing the exodus he paused and
said Thats right gentlemen asfat as
you are weighed pass out
Bruce Grit
Alexandria Va Notes
The Bohemian club was organized
Thursday night at the residence of Mr
T W Lumpkins Quite a largo num
ber was present and the following offic
ers were eleoted Miss A B Hopkins
president Dr Albert J Johnson vice
president Wm F Evans secretary
Robert A DorBey asst secretary F
H M Murray treasurer J W Lump
kinB sergt at arms The club contem
plates giving a reception in the near
Mr L F Forrester accompanied by
his wife and nieoe of Green Cove
Springs Fla spsnt a few dsys in the
city with bis ccusin Mrs D F Balti
timore 71 G street southwest
Surgeon-in-Chief Freedmens Hospital
See Eloquence Wife and Humor
on Page 3
Hold a Rousing W C T U Meeting
News Notes From the Gate City
Atlanta Ga Special The W C
T U No of Georgia will convene
in this city on the 20th inst and will
rematn in session until the 24th The
session will be held in the Loyd street
M E church The local unions have
arranged a fine program for the enter
tainment of the viaitiog delegates
To Ti FT FT Vrnotnr R R
Carter A A Whiteman J A Bush J
Nxroir u e
E Lee are fo address the conven
tion during ils seEsion On the wel
come night exercises Drs H R But
ler W F Penn J R Porter and VV
0 Murphy Esq are to talk
Dr Rush the pastor of Loyd street
church will preach the annual sermon
on Sunday night at his church On
Wednesday afternoon a five oclock
tea will be tendered the delegation at
the residence of the president Mrs Dr
J W E Bow en by the ladies of the
111 J mP a
Mrs J I4 Bowsu
Maj 8 W Easley jr our popular
townsman has been selected by the lo
cal unions in the city to deliver the
address of welcome to the delegates
and Atlanta will be given a rare treat
as the Major will be at his best on that
occasion a3 he is a great temperance
Mrs Amelia Underwood one of At
lantas oldest citizens died last Sunday
night She was buried from Friend
ship Baptist church the largeBt church
and congregation in the city she was
one of the founders of this church over
40 years ago she was mother of Mrs
8 W Easley jr
Mrs Alexander Hamilton gave a
very fine entertainment Monday night
out at Old Folks Home for the benefit
of the home
On Her Annual Inspection Tour
Mme J A a mall wood who has met
with such wonderful success in her
dressmaking clastes here leaves to day
on her annual iLspection visit to her
branch classes in Baltimore and New
York City where her classes are equal
ly as successful She will be gone a
week or ten days returning in time to
re open her fall classes here at the class
rooms 1513 Madison avenue n w the
first Monday in November She will
alsohave a class in millinery this term
Classes are forming now and pupils can
enter at any time Many pupils from
out of town are taking up residence in
this city in order to avail themselves
of this grand opportunity
A party of representative young
men from Portsmouth Va took ad
vantage of the excursion rates last Sat
turday and remained over until Tues
day in the Capital city The party was
composed of Messrs H F Knight G
I Cufiee Wm H Balentine and Wal
ter E Todd They were in the hands
of that prince of entertainers Mr Rich
ard E Wells of the Mexican Legation
who showed them the city took them
to the minstrels and wound up with a
midnight stag at his cosy home 1633 0
st n w
The Pnilharmonic Quartet com
posed of Mr Clarence C White first
violin Misa Mamie Onley second
violiu Mr Alexander Lee violoncello
and Mis Beatrice L Warrick pianist
will appear before a Washington aud
ience for the first time November 2d
at Metropolitan A M E church
May Become Invaded by Catarrk
General Lewis Case
Hon James Lewis Surveyor General of
Drug Mfg Co Columbus O
uentiemen I have usd for
a short time and can cheerfully recom
mend it as being all you represent and
wish every man who is sufferlntr -with
catarrh oould know of its great value
anoum 1 at any future time have occa
sion to recommend a treatment of your
kind rest assured that yours will be tht
one James Lewis
Wherever the catarrh is there Is sure
to be a waste of mucus The mucus hi
as precious as blood It is blood in f aot
It Is blood plasma blood with the cor
puscles removed To stop this waste
uu must srop mis catarrn A course oil
treatment with never fails to
flo this
Send for free catarrh book Addresa
The Drug Manufacturing Co
Columbus O
Continued from first page
his district and won out handily be
ing elected the only colored delegate
to the nominating Convention in Phil
adelphia and was the representative of
Maryland on the Notification Com
mittee to Governor Roosevelt
He is low working like a beaver to
redeem tho state and swing its vote to
McKiiiley and Roosevelt m November
with bright prospects of success And
when the fourth of March has come
and gone again and the faithful are
called up to receive the reward of their
labors there will no one be found who
wll not wish and root for James T
Bradord to haye whatever be wants
exoepts tho piesent incumbents Of
spotlese personal character unimpeach
able business integrity liberal in church
generous and unostentatious in his char
ities a staunch friend an open and
manly fee a model in domestic life and
the social peer of any a Christian gen
tleman and representative Ameriean
The Vero Dentist are extracting teeth
without pain making beautiful gold
teeth and fillings and putting the Vero
double suction in all their plates Even
with theie advantages they can save
you money Call now 12th and Penn
ave over Davis Hat Store Hours 8
a m to 8 p m Sundays 9 to 4
Park Temple School of Needle Wrh
Aims to meet a soecial need in the art
of plain sewing dressmaking and fan
cy needle work The training is done
with the view of fitting for teaching as
we 1 a8 for practical purposes Classes
for 1900 01 begin October 9th 5 p m
at chapel 6th and Trumbull streets
northwest Information will be given
by inquiring of Rev Sterling NBrown
2464 6th street northwest
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