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The colored American. [volume] (Washington, D.C.) 1893-19??, August 20, 1904, Image 14

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i < Last Dollar PaidVicePresident Gra GrahllI11 Grat
ham and VicePrQsldent Jonathan JonathanLarge JonathanU
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U + Large CrowdMuch Enthu Enthuiilasm Enthai
i ° iilasm and Money MoneyAugust
J August 2 1904 marks an important importantavent importantevent
event in the history ot the PytJdan or organIzation organization
ganIzation ot VIrginia ot which lIr Mrf lIrJohn
f John Mitchell Jr Ie the Official head headThis
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This beautiful castle was purchased purchasedand purchasedand
and flitted up in modern style with withevery withevery
every convenience heated by 8 a fine fineboiler fineboiler
boiler and Z3 radiators lighted by gar garand garr
r and electrIcity contains a handsome handsomeprl handsomeprlor
prl prlor r dIning hall kitchen besides besideslodge besideslodge
lodge rooms duly equipped and opener openeto openerto
to its members July 4 1903 at 8 a cot cotof
= of about 9000 9000Every 9000j
j Every dollar of that amount was wasraised wasF
F In raised within twelve months and the thelast ther
r last note paid to the Mechanics Say Savings SayG
G ings Bank five months ahead of time timecau5ing timej
j k causing great jubilee among the mQm mQmbars mema
a bars or the order orderThe ordery
y The haIl was literally packed with withan withi4
i4 an enthusiastic appreciative audience audienceand audienceI
I and the following program was mag magnificently magi
i 7 nificently rendered
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z RIchmond Y Va Vat 1 1S
t S Scripture riI > ture reading Rev S C Bur Burrell Burprayer
rell prayer Rev A S Thomas al adi aldrees
i l dress Rev W V F Graham Miss liL L L LChiles Lt
t Chiles read a fine paper showing thE thEtinancial ther
r financial condition ot the business de department deL1
L1 4 4i partment She read the names ot oft otthose
> i t those on her ten dollar list who had hadpaid hadpaid
paid 300 In about three weeks Mr MrJohn
John Mitchell Jr President of the theP theP
P CIA C I A in his magnetic manner mannerentertained mannerentertained
entertained them with facts relating relatingto
A to Department A and the MechanicsSavings Mechanics MechanicsSavinge
Savings Bank and inspired all to torally toj
j rally to his next appeal appealThe appealThe
The figures showed that in two years yearstime yearsi
i time this order has paid for 18000 18000worth 18000f
f worth of property with only an unpaid unpaiddebt unpaiddebt
debt of 1500 on the old h hall 11 Total Totalreceipts Totalreceipts
receipts were 1625236 expenses 1 15
0868 balance in hand 12G666 12G666while 126666while
while nearly 9000 have been paid by bythe bythe
the Lodges and Courts on stock stockThe stockThe
The Bank has 8 a cash balance ot over overx
< Vii 50000 owns about 30000 worth of ofreal oft oft
x r t t I real estate and has handled over 441 441F
F 3 000 in two years The rents from the theproperty
1 property pay all the Bank expense expenseThis expensesThis
This superb management or finan financiering finantiering
ciering by 1Ir John Mitchell Jr
j i caused used him to be styled the Princeof
of Financiers lrr Mitchell divides
s his positions of honor permitting Drlv Dr DrW
W F Graham to represent the P C IA I IA
A VicePresident H F Jonathan t
H acts ict as President of the MechanicI s
Savings Bank in the Mortgage Iort ga Burn Burnlng Burning
lng lngDr
Dr Graham presented the check for torthe forthe
the balance o of the money to Ir Jona Jonathan r ona onathan
than who In return gave over the themortgage themortgage
mortgage paper and release deed to toDr toDr
Dr Graham Lawyer Hewin read readthese Teadt
t these ese papers to the vast audience audienceCaptain audienceCaptain
Captain Ben Scott arranged the large largepot largepot
pot in an unique manner while Miss MissMarietta MlstIarietta
Marietta L Chiles G Vt IJ of Deed Deedwho Deedswho
who had raised so much money on onstock on onstock
stock had the honor of striking the thQmatch thematch
match and lighting the mortgage pa papers papers
pers assisted by Dr Graham The Thewhole Thewhole
whole program WM enlivened by SQ sacred SQcred
cred music musicThe musicThe
The vast audience then pa passed ed downinto down downinto
into the dining baIl partook ot re refreshments refreshments
freshments and with happy hearts heartswended heartswended
wended their way home The whole wholeaffair wholeaffair
affair was managed magnificently magni1icentlyPlan magnificentlyPlanet
Plan Planet PlanetThe at atThe
The Young Mens Business Association Associa Association
tion No I will give a grand prize pic picnic picnic
nic at Madras adres Park Eckington D C CVednesday CWednesday
Wednesday August 24 This assoelation assoela assoelation
tion ha has prepared an interesting program pro program
gram and has secured the services ofthe of ofthe
the Invincible orchestra ot which that thati thatprince
i prince of musicians Edward F Am Ambler Ambler
bler is drector 1 rector Refreshments will w1Ilb2 willbe
b2 s serv n 1 l by a a eommittee committ e or IndIes ana anla
a go ovd time is expected expected1Ii expectedi1llsses
1Ii i1llsses sI Nellie Robinson and LUBe LUBeRamsey LillieRamsey
Ramsey ot 1147 Seventeenth street streetnorthwEst streetnorthwest
northwEst left the city Saturday eve evening evening
ning last to spend the month of Aug Augin Augin
in Oberlin Ohio at Miss Robinsonshome RobInsons I Ihome
I IDetroit
home They will visit Cleveland 0Detroit 0
Detroit Mich Hch and other points b before beforethey foro forothey
they return to the city cityMr cit citlIr
lIr J Yo V Williams will be united unitedin unitedin
in marriage to Mrs Elizabeth Sullie Sullievan Sullivan
van ot the recorders office Fridaynest Friday Fridaynext
next at 1030 R m at the resIdence resIdenceot
ot the bride 1516 Sixth street north northwest northwest
west They will leave the city immed immediately immediately
iately alter the ceremony for points an anthe onthe
the Atlantic Coast CoastIRS CoastMRS
Mrs Carrie 11 Yo Clifford one of the themost th thmost
most prominent club women in Amer Amerlea m r rica
lea wag electetd for the third time a apresidQnt ac acpresident
president ot the Ohio Federation a of
FORD FORDCleveland
Cleveland OhioColored Ohio OhioColored
Colored ZVromens V Omens clubs This is eyi eyidence
deuce ot the high esteem in which whichlIrs whit whitMrs h
Mrs Clifford is held It is an honor honorI honorwhich
I which the people ot Cleveland appre appreI e
I 1ciate ciate verybihl very highly T =
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f a The Bay Shore Summer Resort Resorta ResortUCBROE i it iB t
B TICKROE BEACH fronting on Chesapeake Bay ia iat 4 4three
three t ree miles above Fortress Monroe will ill open for T Tthe 2 2the
the season of 1944 19 THURSDAY M MAY Y 2a 2A 2 2A +
1 With comfortable Bedrooms spacIous Parlor and Diningroom I y yEleetrie
f at Eleetrlc Lights F Fresh sh Water Bath and Good Goodt 1 I
t r Sanitary Equipment era i 4 4l 4T 4as l
f fcF
cF as 18 to be found anywhere In the world Sev t 1 1A a ax
x A LAnGE PAIIJO eral Important improvements ts contributive toA to
c A Firs PIER the comfort and pleasure ot guests made thIs thIsi I
AD AS GOOD A year Electric cars from Hampton NewportF Newport
i F BA BATIW IILG G BEACH News and Fortress Monroe run to the door ef4 ef4We
4 We solicit the patronage of all who seek rest to tot tr
t and comfort durIng the heated term Charges moderatecorresponx moderatecorrespon It
x dence requested Excur Excursion slon parties can find no more attractive place placethan r
I than Bay Shore Use of grounds and piazzas free Address Addressc AddressTHE I
THE BAY SHORE HOTEL CO P O Box 864 Hampton Va 1aei t tr
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l New York and Liberia Steamship Company CompanyM M MM
116 Broad Street New York City ° r rJAMES t tJ
AUGUSTUS Ar GUSTU8 C F FAULfiYER JULJrlERJ Tnll Trarelliiig lling J3Jresenfafirir J3JresenfafirirIncorprated llcprcsclltat f t tIncorprated
Incorprated ll 13r r Laws of the State of New N ew York MCaitaliZatlon t tt
t CapitalizattoQ 50000 Fall paid and Donassessable Donassessablet
t j The New York Liberia Steamship Company is a Negro Enterprise It Ithas Ithas
has B unIque and unchallenged claim to the support and patronage ot all allAfroAmericane allx +
x AfroAmericane and wen R i8hers for the success and promotion prom tion of N Ngro Nr t tgro
+ gro combinations ot commercial and financial advancement a corpora corporation corporation
tion ot Ne Negro o stockholders primarily with a capitalization ot fiftyi fiftyitbouand fifty fiftyv
v thousand dollars to be increased to eight hundred thousand dollars as ass t ti
s i soon as the inten interests te ot the Company and the commercial needs or the thetxade thex
x trade demands it and It 18 ObTio obvious s that the New York Liberia Steam r rship t
10 ship Company l is the only one in existence that will run a line or steam steamers N Nors
+ + ers in the near future between the port ot New York and the ports ofLiberia of ofLiberIa
LiberIa touching at Cap De Verde going oing as tar south on the West We t t tCOllet j jCoast
+ + Coast WI Bonny and f boOJ1
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j The enthuia8tie and nd hearty support ot the race to this Company of ofters
4 ters a field of profitable protibT > le and honOl honorable = able support to the Negro hitherto hithertoabsolutely t
t absolutely closed In it the Negro becomes a strong competitor on onequal onequal
equal tooting In the commercial world The success ot this Company Companyit CompanyInsures
it insures munificent returns in t1le shape of profits to the investors and t t5hareho1den
4 shareholders You may now secure 8 a share or stock at five dollars dollarsYe
7 Ye men and women ot the Race lose not this commercial opportunity opportunityt opportunitrFor
t For t further rther information apply to Main Office 116 Broad Street N Y YREFERENCES I IREFERENCES
i New York Produce Exchange Bank New York YorkRt t tRt
Rt Rev Wm Tm B Derrick New York YorkRt YorkRt
Rt Rev Benjamin Arnett Xenia OhioI Ohio OhioRt
I Rt Rev I B Scott New Orleans La LaDr
1 Dr Clarence E Howard Philadelphia Pa
1 10 Rev J E Hayne M D Charleston S C t fLawyer
t Lawyer T T3 5 linton Philadelphia Pa PaX PaA +
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A PayingInvestment = = = Advertise in th the Colored ColoredL ColoredAmerican
L Amer American can = = low rates
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