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Present Laws Only Necessary ecessaryLifht Lighc on onthe onthe onthe
the Impending Question QuestionEdi QuesbonEditor
Edi Editor tor The Colored American AmerI O an Some Somefeline Sometime Sometime j
time ago I wrote wr te an article in regard to tothe tothe tothe
the disfranchisement disfrancl1 sement of colored voters votersin votersin votersill
in certain of the t e Southern States andproposed and andproposed andproposed
proposed a remedy therefore whicb was wasvery wasvery wasvery
very favorably received by byyonr your valued valuedpaper valuedpaper valuedpaper
paper and such of my myacquaintan m acquaintances acquaintancesin es esin
in general as I came in contact with withand withand J Jand
and while I am of the opinion that the theremedvl theremedr theremed
remed remedvl remedr I then proposed would if car carried carried carTied ¬
ried out prove most efficacious fffi acioDsJ yet on ona oncareful ona
a careful reading z zthe of the Constitution of ofthe ofthe
the United States I have clearly seen seenthat seeDthat seenthat
that the remedy proposed would nee necessaril3 neeessarily neeessa
essarily essa Iy involve an amendment to theConstitution the theConstitution theConstitutIon
Constitution altering the method of ofdetermining 01datermining ofdetermining
determining the representation rep resEntatlon as set setforth Betforth setforth
forth in clause 2 of the Fourteenth FourteenthAmendment FonrtenthAmendment FourteenthAmendment
Amendment and being further im impressed impre impressed ¬
pressed pre sed with the fact that clauses lausesl 1 2 2and 2and 2and
and 5 of the said Amendment cover coverthe coverthe coverthe
the whole question fully and com completely completely comPletely ¬
pletely and leaves no room for doubt doubtthat doubtthit doubtthat
that a Congress having an assured assuredrepublican assuredI assuredrepublican
I republican migjrity mh1 naj Jrity irit n y as has the Gen Gengress Cengress Gcnress
gress ress recently elected and deter determined determined determined ¬
mined to carry out the laws paced up upon upon upon ¬
on the statue books by the illustrious illustrlonspatriots illustriouspatriots illn3trJonspatriots
patriots who brought tbe republican republicanpatty republicanparty republicanparty
party Into being s stherein have ample power powertherein powertherein
therein to deal with and remedy the theevils theevils theevils
evils justly complained of I will for forthe forthe forthe
the bm b njfin fil of such of your readers EB EBmay samay asmap
may not have ready acccess to a copy copyof copyof j jof
of the Constitution give a transcript of ofclauses Ifclauses ofclause1
clauses clause1 1 1J 2 2J and 5 of the 14h amend amendment amendment amendwent ¬
ment to the Constitution ConstitutionARTICLE ConstitutionARTIOLB ConstitutionARTICLE
1 All persons born or naturalized n tura1iz d in inthe inthe inthe
the United States and subject to the theI thejurisdiction theJurisdictii2n
I jurisdiction thereof are citizens of the theUnited theOnlt theUnited
United Onlt d States and of the states wherein whereinthey whereinthey whereinthey
they reside No State tate shall make or orenforce orenforce orlaw
enforce any law which shall abridge abridgetberpiivilegesor asrdgethep11 Q Qthe
tberpiivilegesor thep11 the PiivileResor vileges or immunities of citizensor citizens citizensof
of 0 the United IT nitE d Spates B atfs nor shall any anyState anyState anyState
State deprive any person of life liberty libertyor
or property without due process proeessoflaw proeessoflawnor of law lawncr lawnGr
ncr deny to any person within its ju jurisdiction jurIsdiction Ju Juristliction ¬
risdiction the equal protection prote tlon of the thelaws thelaws thelaws
2 Representatives shall beappor beapportioned be appor apportioned ap por portioned ¬
tioned among the several States accord according according according
ing to their respective r pective numbers count counting countin countjog
jog in the whole number of persons perso a in irjoich in03Ch inouch
ouch State 8 ate excluding Excludi og Indiana not tax taxed tdXedc tixed
ed edc But when the right to vote at any anyelection anyelect anyelection
election elect on for the choice of electors electo 8 for forPresident forPresident forPresident
President and Vice VtcaPrt President = sident of the theUnited theUoited theUnited
United States 8tatesrepresentativee representatives in Con Congress Congrass Congrass
grass the th executive and judicial officers officersol ofil ers ersot
ol a state or the members of the legis legislature legislature o onature
lature thereof tbera f is denied to any an of the themale tbemale themale
male members of such state being beingtwenty beingtwenty beingtwenty
twenty one years of age age a aof and citizens citizensof
of the United U Ll ted States or in cny ny way wayabridged WBYabridged wa S Sabridged
abridged except for the participation participationin
in rebellion or other crimes crime the basis of ofrepresentation ofrepresentation ofrepresentation
representation therein shall b 3 reduced reducedin
in the proportion which the number of ofsuch orsuch ofsuch
such male citizens shall bear to the thewfcole thewl1oe thewhose
whose number n mber of male citizens twenty twentyone twentyone twentyone
one years ears of age age in such State
5 The Congress Con resB shall have power pow r to toenforce tontorce toenforce
enforce by appropriate legislation le l1ation the tbeprovisions theprQVi theArovisloas
provisions prQVi 10ns of this article articleTr articleTrere articleTr
Tr Trere ere can be no doubt that the tbestatesmen thestatesmen thestatesmen
statesmen who framed framedthis this amendment amendmentto
to the Constitution saw with W 1 th prophetic propheticeye propheticeye propheticeye
eye that the day would surely come comewhen comewhen comewhen
when a determined persistent and vig vigorous vigorous vi g gorous ¬
orous attempt would be made to foist foistupon fOistupon foistupon
upon us the very evils with which we weare weare weare
are now confronted and with a wis wisdom wi widom wig wign ¬
dom n and forethought which challenges challengesunbounded challengEsunbounded F Funbounded
unbounded admiration enacted this thissimilar thissimilar thissimilar
similar amendments to the Constitution Constitu Constitution ¬
tion a against ainsV the evil days which Whichwere were weref
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to t come Those glorious founders of ofthe c ctJIe of ofthe
the Republican party part 3 3superhuman after by b3 almost almostsuperhuman almostsnperhuill5D
superhuman efforts establishing fileparty file theparty fileparty
party upon u Pon a secure S cnre foundation fonndstionand sand and en ensuring ensnring ensuring
suring its transmission with all its tra traditions traditions traditlons
ditions = institutions and principles untarnished un untarnished nntarnIshed
tarnished and placing in our bands handsthe bandstbe bandsthe
the treaty weapons for the defense of ofRepublican ofHepnblic ofliePubican
Republican Hepnblic n principles went down to totheir tohejr totheir
their honored graves happy in the be belief belief belief
lief that we their successors would wouldprove wouldprove wouldprove
prove worthy of the high trust trngtrepoed trngtrepoedin repo reposed reposedin ed edin
in us and would manfully wield the theweapons theweapons theweapons
weapons which had been so skilfully skilfullyforged skllfullyforged skilfullyforged
forged for us to be used in the hour of ofdire off ofdire
dire need and now that the evil daysaro days daysaro daysaro
aro upon us now that the serpent serpentgrown serpentgrown serpentTown
grown Town strong by indulgence and grown growninsolent grownInsolent growninsolent
insolent by wbat it is greatly to be befeared befeared befeared
feared will prove misplace i toleration tolerationraises tolerationrsisea tolerationraises
raises his hateful crest cr st and strikes a ablow ablow aed
blow surchaged surchag surchagand ed with deadliest dea Iiest hate hateand hateaud
and venom at the band that was in inlovs inIov inlove
love Iov and enaiity stayed when that thathand thatband thathand
hand clutched the serpent s rpentRebelIlcn serpentRebelllcnIoy Rebellion Rebelliony
87 y 3 3had the throats throat and when that hand handhad handhsd
had but to maintain its sinewy grasp graspyet graspyet grasPyet
yet but a little U ttle longer lon er and the hatefulserpent hateful hatefulserpent hatefulserpent
serpent would have been stilled forev forever foxever forever
er in deatb now that the evil is upon uponus uponus uponus
us now that the long delayed but ex expectant expectant exPectantblow ¬
Pectantblow pectant blow has fallen now that those thosenoble thosenoble thosenoble
noble souls who have laid them down downto downto downto
to rest in their honored ho pored graves are call calling calling callin ¬
ing in to us to follow in the pathway theyr theyrustfail they theyrustfuily thfYrnstfaily r
rustfuily rustfail blazed out for us to follow followin followin followIn
in what do o we hear from these dagen dsgenerate dagenerats dagenorate
orate sons of honored sires One of ofthese 01these ofthese
these latter day I leaders says aY8 r rbfg Cfclt It is a abig ab
big b J question in fact two tw of them themhas themha themhas
has ha any anyone one of them a practical plan planto plantJ plant
to t oflei Off l Great Scott is not the theplan thepian theplan
plan offered by the 14th amendment amendmentto
to tO the Constitution sufficiently prac practical pracJ1cal practtcal ¬
tical J Another leader at the top topmost topmost topmost ¬
most round of the ladder is quoted assaying as assaving ass
saving s ying in substance that he does notthink not notthink notthInk
think it expedient at this time to take takedrastic takadra tskadrastic
drastic dra tic measures in the matter under underconsideration underconeideration underconsideration
consideration for or the reason forsooth forsooththat forsooththat forsooththat
that he thinks that the South shows showssigns showssigns showssigns
signs of breaking up its Democratic Democraticsolidarity Democratic Democraticso1idarily Democraticsolidarity
solidarity and he thinks that any at attempt attllDpt att ¬
t tempt mPt at present to compel the South Sonthto 80uthto Southto
to respect its Constitutional Gonstituti onali obligations obligationsmight obligationsmight obligationsmight
might frustrate the supposed tendency tendencyon
on the part of Southern Democracy tofill to tof toflll
f flll ll apart part by reason of its own innaterottenness innate innaterottenness innaterottenDes
rottenness this leader can rest as assured 88ured assured ¬
sured tbat the Southern solidarity will willnot willfiot willnot
not be broken by b the volitions of tbe tbeSouth tbedou theSouth
South dou th until un til every ever colored voter therein hereinhas thereinhas thereinhas
has been disfranchised nor D or will dis disfranchisement disfranchisement disfranchisement
franchisement cease until the Repub Bepubfiean Republican RePubtican
fiean party shall awaken from its lethe letharojy lethear1Y lothare4
are4 arojy or its timidity or its culpable in indifference indIfference indifference
difference or its inefficient leadership leadershipwhichever leadersh1phich leadershipWhichever
whichever hich v r it may be if not a combination combi combination combinatIon
nation of them all and andl imbued Imbu d with withsome wIth5ome withsome
some 5ome of f the spirit of the immortal Lin Lincoin LIncoIn Dincoin
coin andBumoer and Sumner and StantonBrown StantonBrownGarrison StantoD2 Stanton Brown BrownGarrison rowDJ rowDJGarrison
Garrison and the hosts who in their theirday theirday theirday
day and generation did not hesitate tobare to tobare tobare
bare their breasts to all allot of the horrors horrorsf
f wars war malevolent vituperation and anddeadly anddeadly anddeadly
deadly danger d nger in in a cause which they theybelieved theybelieved theybelieved
believed to be just and who had the tbecourage thec theceursga
courage c urage to say Thus far sbalt thou goand go goand goand
and no farther Hand and ye nave commit committed committed committed
ted the deed eo shall ye incur the pre prescribed presurbed prescribed ¬
scribed penalty penaltyWhen penaltyWhen penaltyWhen
When those tbo e Southern States enacted enactedthose enactedthose enactedthose
those disfranenisement t laws 18 W they did didgo dideo
go knowingly wilfully and deliberate deliberately ¬
ly i i iz and in full krowledge kr wledge 0 of the Con Constitutional Constitutional
Qa Qaties stitutional z tutional prohibition and the penal penalties penalt
ties t e3 incurrable thereunder but they theythought theytbonght the thethought
thought that their psrty would soon soonobtain soonobtain soonobtain
obtain the he ascendency in national af affairs affairs offairs ¬
fairs and that they the could do their daia daianable dalilnable daianable
nable work with impunity and the tbesame thesame thesame
same spirit that thataniniated animated them whenthey when whenthey whenthey
they defied and for long yeas waged wageddeadly wsgeddeadly wageddeadly
deadly war upon the flag ag of our lath fathers latherB lathers
ers animated animat d them when in their theirl
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pride ride and arrogance and intolerabT intolerabTpresumption int intcl l lpresumption grata
presumption they defied defi d and
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defy Bgths Constitution
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name a of outraged justice In the nJ nJof DiDle n nof
of the tbeGrsnd Grand Old BepubllcaD RePabli can
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the days of yore in the
th the t hs
KepablicaiTparty Republican party which we still lo loand lave ara
and cherish though we
cannot rote reveenee reer reerence roteence
ence and respect it Itas
as fully as we
coul coulwish COijd core ld
wish in the name name4 of 0 f the Negro race
from whom tbe immortal Lincoln Lincolnstruck Lincolnstruck Lt ncol ncolstruck
struck the chains of slavery and chat
teldom t ldom and ineffable ine Iable degradation degradatioDs Iland and
bade lift his head
up and be a man m1Dj manthe fa
the name of humanity and ling finally finaUYin I1 In in
the name of thatjBepublican thatR epnblican party
which we hope to t transmit all honored honoredand honoredand honoredand
and unsullied frcm those who whohave have havegone havegone r rgone
gone before in all these most
potent potentnames potentnames Potentnames
names we conjure the leaders ol the
Republican party to arise ari e 111 in their theirmight theirm1ght theirmight
might in the might which we the R9 R9publican Republican l a apublican
publican give ive them
party and un unflinchingly unflinchIngJy ung ¬
g flinchingly unfalteringly and with withthe withtbe wtththe
the calm calmdeterminatlon determination born of
right righteous rlghteous righteons ¬
eous indignation against cutra outraged ed jus justiee justice A9 A9five
five mete out the
pre prescribed prescribed proscribed
scribed by the Constitution n to thoserecreant those thoserecreant thosexecreant
recreant States that have violated its itsstatutes its8tatutes itsstatutes
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excellent remedy for Dandruff it also alsotones alBaones al o otones
tones up the hair and prevents it from fromfalling tramfalling fromfalling
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