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The colored American. [volume] (Washington, D.C.) 1893-19??, December 29, 1900, Image 1

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Building BuDedicatedChristmas fatng fatngard Dedicated DedicatedChristn1as Christmas in the theWindy theWirdy
Windy W ard y ya City CityWilliams Williams and Walker Get Geta
a New Singer Sin SingerMrs erMrs Mrs Moody to Speak SpeakThe SpeakThe SpeakThe
The Ohio GhtClgo go Office of The Colored AmarI Daeri Daeriean merican I Itan
tan Is located at 5 58 Dearborn St StJ suite 412 412m 412Ohlca 412picao
m C Chicago Ohlca picao o 111 I IHospital ii Special BpeclalProvident BpeclalProvidentHospital Provident ProvidentB
B Hospital held a reception and formal formalR formalopening formale
R opening of Freer Home th thdormitory the e new newdormitory newdormitory
dormitory on Friday evening A year yearago yearago YearFreer
ago Mr h i r Nathan NathanHance Freer gave gav gave to the IF fi fiH fil
H l Dance committee 12000 for the erecthe erecv erecvB erec erection
B tion of ofenamor the Esther Freer Home in inif inmemory
if enamor memory of o othlc i his mother Shortly after afterB afterthle
B this he supplemented this thiegift gift by byadding b Y Yids
B adding 13 3250 250 toga togacoat towards ids the estimated estimatedB es tiI1 ated atedcoat
B coat of erection and 2 595 to cover theprobable the theI theprobable
I probable expense expen e of gas fixtures furn furnE furnIshings TurnlshtnBs
E ishings and the various carious incidentals incidentalsI incldenbalsnece3Blry
I necessary nece ear Y to the t thams he full completion of the thehome
1 home Mr Freer also purchased the theadjoining theadjoining j
1 Adjoining lot 10 which will be made at attractive attractive
1 tractive a as a grass plot and garden for fOfthe forthe
1 the me and recreation of the nurses nursesI norsesthus nursesthus
I thus making makiD his total gift g ifb the munl munificJent munlficient munlRelent
Relent sum of 23115 S 115 for the purposes purposesI pnrposesabove purposesabove
above described d cribed Appropriate speeches speecheswere
were made dy the donors to t o the hospitaland hospitaland hospital loosPitaland
and by b prominent men and women So Somany 80many Somany
many good things have ha ve been said of ofProvident ofProvIdent ofProvident
Provident Hospital HOR ltalln in the past that to tosay toBay
say 88 Y YIterate anything else would be bei to fe feiterate reiterate re
iterate what has been already saidEver said saidEvery saidEver
Every Ever one is aware of the large num number numbel numbberof ¬
berof ber of charity patients this hospital re xeceivea receIves resews
sews during a year yearA yearA yearA
A large concert was given iven at OlivetBaptist Olivet OlivetBaptist OlivetBaptist
Baptist church Christmas night The TheLadies TheLades
Ladies Lyric Swan Quartette an organ organzation orgBni orgBnization organination
I zation of Miss Hattie Hobbs Hob ba had the theprogram theprogram theprogram
program in charge The quartette is isthe isthe is isthe
the beat of its kind in the city during duringthe durIngthe duringthe
the present season hag h ae been eince e ine the theorganization theorganiz theorganization
organization organiz tion two years ago The 9uartette quar quartette quartette ¬
tette was assisted by Mr John Hamil Hamilton Hamilton B anvil anvilton ¬
ton a dramatic reader of fine presence presenceand presenceBnd presenceand
and ability Mr Hamilton has studied studiedin
in Boeton and New York and has hastaught haatangh hasI
I taught for fort the he last three terms at Wil Wilbertorce Wileberforce wilberforce
berforce University UniversityMrs U nlversi t y yiiI
Mrs iiI Nora N ora smith mith Basey is seriously
Ul hurt in fed at her h r home h 1me 4609 Yineennesl YineenneslArdnue Vincennes VincennesAT incenses incensesArena
Arena AT nue e She is is saerin saflsrine from a se severe seTere sehere ¬
here attack of the grip i now so prevalent prevalentMr
Mr Green Tapley one of Chicagos Chicagosprominent Ohic Chicg o goa goaprominent os osprominent
prominent baritones leaves today to toyin
J Jjin yin in the Williams and
Walker Co at atMunoie atMunele attianeie
Munoie Ind I ad This show sho w this season is istoe isthe isthe
the very ter p beet of its kind and they are
to t i be co
congratulated upon having se secared seCJfedsnch seCared
cared CJfedsnch auch suC havery a very able exponent of the thewt theart theart
art of singing as Mr Tapley T aPleY
Mr David Manson one of the most mostr
PogreasiTe r reie e young men lIl in the city of ofgo o f fCrueago
Caictgoleft Crueago go left for a short s visit to tohts his horns
In Cleveland Cl eveland Ohio Mr Manson is a aOOnr aYong
Yong OOnr man that any an ci city y should be bet
poud to claim He has gradually graduallyworked graduallyworked graduallyworked
worked himself up in the estimation estimationof
of his emp empoyerr3 oyers until now he bas hascharge bascharge bascharge
charge of the contract kooks of the theOhio tbeOhio theOhio
Ohio Iron and Metal Co one of the thelargest thelargesr thelarges
largest firms of its kind in the country countryMrs countryMrs countryMrs
Mrs vV V G Anderson entertained a alarge alarge alarge
large number of f friends at a dinnerparty dinner dinnerparty dinnerparty
party Christmas Cb rlstmas afternoon Amongthose Among Amongthose Amongthose
those pivent p pr rt = ent were Mr and Mrs O C CClint caUnt CClint
Clint Mr Ir and Mrs MorrIe Lewis MrJohn Mr MrJohn MrJohn
John Hamilton Mrs Nora Basey BaseyMrs BaseyM t tMrs
Mrs M Robinson Miss Daisy Dais Robin Kobinso Robinspa
spa so a and a large number of other otherinends otherfrIends otherfriends
frIends Mra Anderson Is an ideal hoes hostess bostess hoestees ¬
tess and to be included in a list of her herguests
guests means a period of enjoyment alltoo ail ailtoo
too short shortThe shorthe shortThe I
The he Chicago Womens HueneSBClub BusinessClub Business BusinessClub 1
Club will g geven gave eve a dance on New Years Yearsevening YearseveDing
evening even ing at Arlington Hall The object objectof objectof
of the club la well known to every one oneand onean oneany f
and an any the president Mrs Albreta Moore MooieSmith MooreSmith MooreSmith
Smith is is lending nding all her efforts to makethis make makethis makethis
this dance a success A large large crowd is isespected isexpected isexpected
expected expectedA
A number of ladies met at Quinn QuinnChapel QninnChapel QuinnCha
Chapel Cha pel Fitday FlidayevenlDg li rad radthe aJ evening Dec 25th for forthe forthe
the purpose of arranging for a reception arecePtionto receptionto
to Mrs Mr Agnes Moody who has recently recentlyreturned recentlypeturnedfrom recentlyreturned
returned peturnedfrom from Paris where she hadcharge hadchar had badcharge
charge char e of the ccrn kitchen Mrs MrsMoody MrsMoody Mrswho
Moody Moodyclub who is very prominent Prom nent here in inclub inclub
club circles is a great favorite in Chi Chicago Ohicago Cliica
ca cago g ga o She is i s very intellectual and such sucha sucha
a splendid talker that already a large largenumber largenumber largenumber
number of clubs have invited her to togive togive togive
give them an address But the Civic
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League of which she is president presidentstopped presid presidonstopped nt ntstopped u
stopped all proceedings proceediDgssloDg along that line lineby lineby lineby
by telling Mrs Moody Muad that they would wouldnot wouldnot wouldnotPernilt
not notPernilt permit her to speak befrra b fc f r any anyclub anyclub an
club until she had addreseed them themthis To Tothis Tothis f o
this Mrs Mocdy very smilingly smUin ly con consented cona conasented can canrented =
sented The reception will be on onvery a avery avery
very large scale About twen twenty y ladies ladiesare ladiesare ladleare
are engaged on the various committees committeesThe committeesThe committeesThe
The superintendent of the Insti Institutional Institutionsl Institutional ¬
tutional church in conjunction with his hisable hisable hi I Iable
able corps of teachers entertained the thescholars thescholars th thscholars e
scholars Christm s evening withlarge with a alarge 8Iar
large Iar e well w ll stocked tree This is is not the thelargest thelargest th thlargest
largest Sunday Sunda school in the city but bucit butIt bu but t
it i t is = S one of the best Mr H P Jones Joneshas Joneshas s
ihas has proven himself an able superin superintendent superintendent superintendent ¬
tendent on more than one occasion occasionMr occasionMr
Mr Wright Wri ht the assistant superin superintend superintendent superintendent
tendent tend en t is is also a very good worker in inthe inthe i ithe n
the interest of the Sunday school The Thepenny Thepenny Th Thpenny
penny savn s bank has been establashed estab established estabIlshed ¬
lashed in this school and the children childrenare childrenare childreare
are already learning the thing that s sman so somany som
many m man ny of ofvalue our parents need to kno know s vis visthe vjzthe vizthe
themany the value of a penny and the dollars dollarswill d dcila dcilawill llars llarswin
will take care Car of themse themaeves themaevesThe ves vesThe vesThe
The Bookworm Club which is a acl1i1d acl1i1dof chit chitinn child childof d
of Qainn inn Chapel is meetirg meetir g with Brea Breathe great greatsuccess greatsuccess t
success successopen The li Ii erary eraryfield field sems se m ms to toopen toopen t
open and unfold the m ra we pure purmeit pureit
it Mr Judge 0 Moore is is at the head of ofthis ofthis o othis f
this club at 0the the present time and he heseems heBeems h hdoing e
seems to 00 oecouldd doing all that anybody anybodycould any body bodycould bog Y
could desire Mr Moore is the corm correspondent aorr cormfile R Ri ¬
i pondent P oudent for r the Daily Dail Kewi New and Record RecordHe IeoordI
Pfie He is z one of the oldest ol est newspaper correspondents cor correspondents ccirespondents
I respondents in m Chicago
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To T Address A Emancipation Celebration in inthe i a athe f
tl the e Monumental City CityOtherProml CityOtherPromlnent CityOther Other Promlnent PromU PromUnent
nent Speakers Slated SlatedHonor SlatedHonor
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Honor Freedoms Day DayA
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A mammoth Emancipation Ernanci potion and 20th 20thcentury 20thcentury r rcentury
century celebration will win take place la in inAlexandria i iAlexandria 1 1Alexandria + c
Alexandria City Cit Va under the aDapt auspices sus ¬ < Ii
ces of Lincoln Emancipation Associa AssOCiaLion Association ¬ k
Lion ioDTuesday Tuesday night January 1 1901 1901in 9 I j > v vin
in in the time honored Roberts chapel M MB b bE = y f 3
E church Hon James H Hayes of ofRichmond t
y r rRichmond
Richmond Rich ond Va will deliver the Eman Emancipation Em EmanciPation ¬ J
Oipatlon cipation oration The Th m musical DslcsI sisal program programwill programWIll = 4 4will J
will be under the direction of Prof ProfP ProfP i
P H Lumpkins Lu mpkiII s the celebratedleader celebrated celebratedleader J 2 f
leader of Roberts chapel choir ChOlrjM8g Mag Magnus Ma g gnns ¬ l
nus nusL L Robinson Editor Washington WashingtonD t Y < 4
D C National Leader will preside presideWm rest de deWm 4 < 1
Wm A Carter of U S Custom House Housewill Housewill ir irwill
will read the Emancipation edict ict The Thainvocation r f finvocation t
invocation will be delivered by b Prof ProfBSDJ Pro Proof ProfBen of 1
BSDJ Ben T Perkins benediction tbe q
by the thevenersble = L Lvenersble r rY
venersble Rev Robert R Robinson RobIDaonof of ofCeo ofCeh Y
Ceo tirai tl 2il M J5J church of this city t v vt
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j I Special S pacIal invitations invit invitat ions have been sent to e I A AHon
I II Hon R bert H Terrell Terrell Lawyer La WYOf Ran Beuben f fben k kben f
ben S Smith Editor E E Cooper end endother 3 < r
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other prominent t people peopleAdmission Admission Admissionfree J fJ 4
free It is is to be b one of the bi biggest biggestmeetings eat r4 i
meet meetings andria gs ever held in in the city sit of Alex Alexandria Alexandria ¬ J
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or orChristmas °
Christmas at Shiloh ShilohShiloh ShiI h hShiioh f l
Shiloh Baptist apUst church chuIc > h had grand grandXmas t i ° J11 1
Xmas services Rev J A Taylor D DD DD f t 1 i
D preached his Xmas Xmas sermon at 6 a am r Y YIn f f r
m tc a large audience 8n lence The choir ren rendered tendered ¬ r
dered excellent exc llent music to the delight of ofall e t t
all present At the th e conclusion of the theservice
service Rev Taylor was presented by bythe b bthe I r
the cffictrs cfhc r s with w it h a new suit of clothes clothesand slots slotsand j t f
and a liberal purse A club of ladles ladlesvisited ladiesvisitEd 1 t
visited him on Christmas eve and ¬
sup supplied 1 > f fplhd
plied lit d his storehouse stc rehouse with good things thingsof F Fof
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of the t ho season sea on A social reunion was washeld < > 1 t
held at the church last
Wednesday Wednesdaynight F Fnight n t tnlght
night The Sunday BundaY8c Sunda school ool entertain entertainment ant r
ment took place Thursday night nJ ht The TheRev TheRev I f
Rev Taylor will preach his h is famous famoussermon t tj
sermon at 11 a m New ew Years day dayLincolns dayLincolns t j j
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T The he e auditorium of orthe the LlncolnMem LlncolnMemorial Lan Coln Merino MerinooriAl I J
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beautifully decorated and n new ew carpet carpetput carpetpnt I
put d wn twn > at a cost of between three threeand i j i a i iand
and four hundred dollars It
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prosperity prosperityunder prosperityunder 6
under un er Dr Millers pastorate The Pas Pastor P8 Poetor ¬ I
tor officers and members i
are to be becongratulated i iJ
congratulated on the success thus thasachieved theachieved J t i iachieved t
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