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The colored American. [volume] (Washington, D.C.) 1893-19??, August 13, 1904, Image 6

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AN AFROAMERICAN CO WITH
100000 PAID PAI UP UPIvory UPEvery UP1Fvery
Ivory Stockholder is a Negro Negroand NegroandThe NegrCLandThe and andf
f t The Object of the Company is to toPromote toPromote toPromote
Promote Negro Ownership of Land LandNew LandNew Landns
New York City Special Correspon Correspondence CoresponclenceThe CorresponI ¬
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I 5 clenceThe dence The AfroAmerican Realty Co CoTvith Cowith Cowith
with a paid up capital of 100 100uOO 100boo 00 has hasopened hasopened
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opened offices at 115 Broadway It oc occupies occupies ¬
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cupies a suite of rooms handsomelyy handsomely handsomelyfurnished handsomelyturnishe
y P furnished in mahogany with Nile Nilegreen NBegreen Nilet
t green carpets Not a1 a a white person is isconnected isconnected isconnected
connected with the company in any anycapacity anycapacity anyfi
fi capacity even the typewriter keys be being being bet ¬
t F ing manipulated by colored ladies who whoare whoare whoare
t ti are very businesslike and obliging obligingThe obligingThe
i t The Company is devoted to the cause causeof causeof causeof
of African ownership and tenancy tenancyJames tenancyJames tenancyJames
James C Thomas is president of the thecompany thecompa theI
I t company company compa y Jame3 JamesE E Garner secretary secretaryand secretaryfind secretaryand
and treasurer and Philip APeyton APeytonJr A Peyton PeytonJr PeytonL
L St z Jr vicepresident and general manag manager manager ¬
er The directors are Wm Ten Eyck EyekWinston EyckWinston
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Winston Dabney Walter N lter E Handy HandyFrank HandyFrank HandyI
I Frank E Stewart Richard R Wilson WilsonJoseph WillsonJoseph WJlsonJoseph
Joseph H Bruce John Stevenson and andWilford andWilford andI
I E f Wilford H Smith The last named is isgeneral iseneral
1 4 general eneral counsel The par value of the thestodk thesto thel
stodk sto lc is 10 and it is sold at par and andexclusively andcxc1usive1r andi
l i tV exclusively to colored investors Al Almost Almost ¬
most all of that already sold is held heldby heldr
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T4 t MR JAMES J l S C THOMAS THOMASPresitUwit THOIIASPresmOrit THOMASt
t PresitUwit of the AfroAmerican n Real Realty Realt Realt ¬
t ty t Co CoThe CoThe Coa
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a t The companys companys prospect prospectus ts bound in inchocolate inchocolate
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f chocolate colored covers and adorned adornedwith adornedith
with ith the imprint of an Africans head headon headon headon
on the cover says that race prejudice prejudiceis
is an expensive luxury llxur and that preju prejudice prejudice prejuy ¬
y dice can be made so expensive that it itwill it1rill itt
t l will become impractical The prospectus prospec prospectus prospectus ¬
tus urges Negroes to cooperate with withone withone
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one another to the end that owner owneragent cwneragent
7 agent and tenant may all be colored coloredThe coloredThe
The company owes its corperate corporateexistance corperateexistance corperates
s existance to a shortlived war between betweenwhite betweenwhite betweenwhite
white white landlords and colored tenants tenantsin tenantsin tenantsin
in 135th street some six months ago agoMany agoMany
° Many 1 tny of the men who are in this com company company cornc corndL ¬
c dL pany were then t cn conducting a realty realtybusiness rcaltybusiness realtyR
R Afro 4i t41 business under the name of the Afro AfroAmerican AtroAmerican
American Realty Ree1t Co but it was not notincorporated notincorporated notv
v incorporated When Yhen the white land landlords landlords ¬
lords began evicting their tenants tenantsthese tenantsthese
these these men immediate immediately bought several severalblocks seyeralblocks severalblocks
blocks of tenements on the opposite oppositesidf oppositesi
i side si r of the the street and began evicting evictingthe evictingthe evictingthe
the white white tenants to ants and putting the thevicted theevicted thef
f evicted colored folks in their places placesSccra placesI
I 8 Sccra kC8 Cra of the t I company 9 pan state that it it itk
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r owns owns wns five tetnement properties and andhas andhas andhas
has the agency of a large number of ofothers ofothers ofothers
others Its charter permits it to build buildapartment buildapartment buildapartment
apartment houses and the directors directorsexpect dire directorsexpect tors torsexpect
expect in time to build a number of ofbuildings ofbuildings ofbuildings
buildings buildingsA
A WONDERFUL INVENTION INVENTIONIt
It is interesting to note that for fortunes tortunes fortunes ¬
tunes are tire frequenty made by the in invention Invention intention ¬
vention of articles of minor import importance importance importance ¬
ance Many of the most popular devi devices devices devices ¬
ces are those th 8e designed to benefit the thepeople thepeople thepeople
people and meet popular conditions conditionsand conditionsand conditionsand
and one of the most interesting of ofthese ofthC5e ofthese
these that has ever been Invented is isthe Isthe isthe
the Dr WJhite Wallie Electric Comb patented patentedJanuary vatentedJanuary patentedJanuary
January 1 99 These wonderful wonderfulComba wonderfulComb9 wonderfulCombs
Combs positively cure dandruff hair hairfalling halltaIling hairfalling
falling out sick and nervous bead beadaches beadaches headaches
aches and when used with wIthDr Dr Whites WhitesElectric WhitesEleotric WhitesElectric
Electric Hair Brush are positively positivelyguaranteed vositivelyguaranteed positivelyguaranteed
guaranteed to make straight hair curly curlyIn curlyin curlyin
In 25 days time Thousands of theseelectric these theseelectric theseeIe
electric eIe tric combs have been sold in var various varlous various ¬
ious cities of the Union and the de demand demand demand ¬
mand is constantly increasing Our Ouragents Ouragents Ouragents
agents are rapidly becoming rich sell selling selling selling ¬
ing these combs They positively sell sellon sellon sellon
on sight Send tor sample Mens Menssize Menssize Menssize
size 35c 35c4 ladies 50c 50chalf half price pricewhile pricewhile pricewhile
while we are re introducing them The TheDr TheDr TheDr
Dr White VhiteElectric Electric Comb Co Decatur DecaturIlL DecaturIll
Ill IlL 11 tfAME 11AME 11FAME
AME FROM FRO f SOUTH AFRICATO AFRICA AFRICATO t R CA CATOSTUDYCOOKERY
TO TOSTUDYCOOKERY TOSTUDYCOOKERYrhree STUDY COOKERY COOKERYThree COOKERYrliree
Three Young Women yomen Arrive in Alle Allegheny A11egheny Allegheny ¬
gheny from Port Elizabeth Will WillTake WillTake WillTake
Take a Course in the Domestic DomesticScience DomesticScience DomesticScience
Science Department of Avery Trades TradesSchool TradesSchool TradesSchool
School and College CollegeThree CollegeThree CollegeThree
Three colored girls arrived in Alle Allegheny Allegheny Allegheny ¬
gheny yesterday from the extreme extremesouthern extremesouthern extremesouthern
southern part of South Africa to study studyculinary studyculinary studyculinary
culinary art rt and domestic science scienceThe li scienceThe cienceThe
The girls expect to acquire knowledge knowledgein
in the modern methods of pi housekeep housekeeping housekeeping housekeeping ¬
ing and cooking which will apply at attheir attheir attheir
their homes homesThe homesThe homesThe
The girls have arranged to take a acomplete acomplete acomplete
complete course in the domestic domesticscience domesticscience domesticscience
science of the Avery Trades School and andCollege andCo11ege andCollege
College Nelson and Avery streets Al Allegheny Allegheny Allegheny ¬
legheny Their names are L Rocco RoccoAlfreda RoccoAlfr RoccoAlfreda
Alfreda Alfr da Blucklick and Army Onetti OnettiThey OnettiThey OnettiThey
They are each about twenty years old oldand oldand oldand
and are typical South So th Africans AfricansThe AfricansThe AfricansThe
The new arrivals who are eager to toobtain toobtain toobtain
obtain the secrets of the American Americanwomen Americanwomen Americanwomen
women in cooking are natives of Port PortElizabeth PortEHzabeth PortElizabeth
Elizabeth on Algoa Bay Cape Town TownThey TownThey TownThey
They are possessed of an elementary elementaryeducation elementaryeducation elementaryeducation
education but beyond the crude meth methods methods methods ¬
ods taught them by their country countrywomen cGuntrywomen countrywomen ¬
women they have no knowledge of the themodern themodern themodern
modern methods of cooking and keep keeping keeping keeping ¬
ing house houseIn houseIn houseIn
In South Africa the colored col d house housewife house housewife h use usewife ¬
wife who is i successful Jiu cessful in tickling the thepalate thepalate thepalate
palate of her husband or guests wither withher with withher
her er cooking is looked upon as some something something something ¬
thing more than a queen in her pro province ptol p iv ivvince ¬
l vince They will be taught cooking cookingin
in all its branches iat at the Avery col college coIlego college ¬
lege legeThe
The girls are the first natives of ofAfrica ofAfrica ofAfrica
Africa to be enrolled a at the Avery AveryTrades AveryrTr AveryTrades
rTr Trades des School S OOI and College They will willfinish willI willfinish
finish their t el studies at the end of next nextJune nextJune nextJune
I
June after which they will return to toPort toPqrt toPort
Port Elizabeth E1izabethPitts Pittsburg PittsVwrg arg Tianea Times
The Negros Ne rsll Hope Hopeof e eot
of advancement a lies in his change changeof
of color The structure of his skin skinand skinand
and composition of his blood are areprecisely areprecIsely areprecisely
precisely the same as that of the thewhite thewhite thewhite
white man Ages of living under a atropical atropical atropical
tropical sun have made a chemical chemicalchange chemicalchange chemicalchange
change that can be remedied by the theuse theuse theuse
use of counterchemicals Black BlackNoMore BlackNoMore BlackNoMore
NoMore the greatest scientific scientificdiscovery scientificdiscovery scientificdiscovery
discovery of the age changes the theblackest theblackest theblackest
blackest skin to the purest whitewithout whitewithout white whitewithout
without pain inconvenience or ordanger ordanger ordanger
danger Makes a white skin skinwhiter skinwhiter skinwhiter
whiter whiterPRICK whiterPillCE whiterPzucs
PRICK 2 BT EXPRESS PREPAID PraramDr PREPAIDDr PREPAIDDr P4
Dr J T A HERLIHY HEKLIHYChillicothe HERLIHYChillicoth HERLIHYChillicothe 1
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LINCOLN INSTITUTE INSTITUTSupported INSTITUTESuppored I ISupported
Supported by the State of Missouri
COURSES COURSESEnglish COURSESEnglish COURSESRnglish
English Normal College Preparatory College Industrial Agricultural and andBusiness andBusiness andBusiness
Business A few students can be beaided beaidedADVANTAGES aided aidedADVANTAGES aidedADVANTAGES
ADVANTAGES ADVANTAGESFree
Free Tuition Competent Teachers Modern Buildings Good Moral Tone ToneHealthful ToneHealthful
Healthful Healthful Surroundings Reasonable Expenses Diplomas are State Certifi Certificates C Certificates rtifi rtificates ¬
cates Opens September 5 1904 1904BENJAMIN 1904BENJAMIN 1904BI3NJAMIN
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN ALLEN President Jefferson Jeffer JOn City Ho ItoBooks HoBooks rIoof
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This boat la now in Baltimore where it isundergoing Is Isundergoing Isundergoing
undergoing a complete and thorough over overhauling overhauling ¬ T °
hauling Oarefully inspected ji a new boilerput boiler boilerput b iler I
put in repainted and renpvated vatedJ new new elec electric ¬ t
tric tri lights and all modern improvements improvementsIt
It will be licensed to carry 1300 passengers passengersBOOKS passengersBOOKS
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