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6 THE COLORED AMERICAN A RICAN I
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AN AFROAMERICAN CO WITH WITHtry
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very Stockholder st ckh lder is a Negro and1s and andThe andThe
The Object of the Company is ii to toPromote toFromote tor
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r Promote PromoteObject romoto Negro Ownership of Land LandNew LandNew
5 New York Yorl City Special Correspon Correspondence Correspondonce Corresponience ¬
dence The AfroAmerican Realty Co Corith Cowith Cowith
capital of 100000 has hasopened hasopene hasopened
with a paid up
opened opene offices at 115 Broadway It oc occupies ocoupies ocLi ¬
handsomely handsomelyfurnished handsomelyfurnished handsomelyj
cupies a suite of rooms
Li j furnished in mahogany with Nile Nilegreen Nilegreen NileI
I green carpets Not a white person is isconnected isconnected is isV
V connected with the company in any anycapacity anyeapacity anyt
t keys bet be heIng beIng
the typewriter
f + T capacity even
F t Ing manipulated by colored ladie who whoare whoare
t l are businesslike and obliging
1 the cause causeof cause1f causer
is devoted to
x l 1l I The Company
and tenancy tenancyI tenancyJames
r of African ownership j jJamea
t 1f James C Thomas is president of the thecompany thegompany theI
I secretary secretaryand secretaryi
company James E Garner
I 1 i and treasurer and Philip A Peyton PeytonJr Peytonl
l J Jr vicepresident and general manag manager managere manage ¬
e i er The directors are Wm Ym Ten Eyck EyckWinston Eyckf
s f Winston Dabney Walter E Handy HiindyFrank HttndyFrank Handyt
t + a Frank E Stewart Richard R WalsonFv WilsonJoseph Wilson WilsonJoseph
Joseph H Bruce John Stevenson and andWilford andWilford
Fv 1 Wilford H Smith The he last named is isgeneral isgeneral isr
general counsel The par value of the thestock thestock therr
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rr r jf stock is 10 and it is sold at par and andexclusively andexclusively andexclusively
Al Almost Almost AlL
exclusively to colored investors ¬
L most all aHof of that already alrpall sold is held heldby heldby heldby
by the directors
< < it MR JAMES C THOMASr THOMAS THOMASPresident THOlfASPresident
r President of the AfroAmerican Realf Real43ji Real Realty Realty ¬
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The companys prospectus bound in inchocolate inehocolate in inchocolate
ti chocolate colored covers and adorned adornedwith adornedwith adornedwith
with the imprint of an Africans head headon headon headT
T j4 on onthe the cover says that race prejudice prejudiceis prejudiceisan
that prejuc preju prejudice prejudice ¬
Rlr is isan an expensive luxury luxur and
g itI it itwill itwill
that
dice can be made so expensive
c
I + will become impractical The prospec prospectus prospectus prospectus ¬
with withone withone withene
tus urges urge Negroes to cooperate
one another to the end that owner owneragent ownertlgent owneragent
agent and tenant may all be coloredr colored coloredThe coloredThe
r t i The company owes its corperate corporatesxistance corperate8xistance corperateexistence
° existence to a shortlived war between
is white landlords landlords and colored tenants tenantsin tenantsi tenantsin
i i in 135th street some six months ago agoMany agoMany agoMnny
Many ot the men who are in this com company company comk ¬
k pany were then conducting a realty realtybusiness rea1t rea1tbu
4 1 business bu iness under the name of the Afro AfroAmerican AfroAmerican AfroAmerican
American Realty Co but it was not notincorporated notincorporated noti notA
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A incorporated When the white land landlords landlords landY ¬
lords began evicting their tenants tenantsthese tenantsI
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several severalblocks seyerallocklJ severalF
l I these men immediately bought
blocks of tenements on the opposite oppositeside oppositeside oppositeside
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side of the street and began evicting evictingthe evictingiJh
x the iJh white Ihite tenants and putting the theevicted thetvieted thetf
evicted colored folks in their places placeseers placesrs placesbra
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bra eers rs of of the company eompu state that it itf
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owns five tetnement properties and andhas andhas
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has the agency of a large number of ofothers ofothers ofothers
others Its charter permits it tohuild tohuildapartment to build buildapartment
I Iapartment
apartment houses and the directors directorsexpect directorsI directorsexpect directorsexpect I
expect in time to build a number of ofbuildings ofbuildingiii ofbuildings
buildings buildingsA
A WONDERFUL INVENTION INVENTIONIt I
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It is interesting to note that for fortunes fortunes ¬ l ltunes +
tunes are frequenty made by the invention in invention inventi ¬ I
vention venti on of articles of minor importance import importance importance ¬
ance Many of the most popular devi devices devices devicee ¬
ces are those th 8e designed to benefit the thepeople thepeople thepeople
people and meet popular conditions conditionsand conditionsI conditionsand conditionsand I
and one of the most interesting of ofthese ofthese ofthese
these that has ever been invented is
the Dr White Electric Comb patented patentedJanuary patentedJanuary patentedJanuary
January 1 99 These wonderful wonderfulCombs wonderfulCombs wonderfulCombs
Combs positively cure dandruff hair hairfalling hairfalling hairfalling
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falling out sick and nervous head headaches heae1aches headaches
aches and when used with Dr Whites WhitesElectric WhitesElectric WhitesElectric
Electric Hair Brush are positively positive1yguaranteed positivelyguaranteed I Iguaranteed
guaranteed to make straight hair curly curlyin curlyin
I Iin
in 25 days time Thousands of thesee these theseelectric theseeectric
electric e ectric combs have been sold in var various yarious varsous ¬
ious cities of the Union and the de demand demand demand ¬
mand is constantly increasing Our Ouragents Ourlgents Ouragents
agents are rapidly becoming rich sell selling selling ¬ i iing
ing these combs They positively sell sellan sellon senm
an m sight Send for sample Mens Menssize 1tfens3ize MensSize
size 35c ladies 50c 50chalf half price pricewhile pricewhile pricewhile
while we are introducing them The
Dr White Electric Comb Co Decatur DecaturEli
111 tf tfCAME tiA USAME
CAME A IE FROM FRO I SOUTH AFRICA AFRICATO AFRICATO AFRICATO
TO STUDY COOKERY COOKERYI COOKERYThree COOKERYThree
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Three Young Women W men Arrive in Alle Allegheny Allegheny Allegheny ¬
gheny from Port Elizabeth Will WillTake WillTake WillTake
Take a Course in the Domestic DomesticScience DometicScience DomesticScience
Science Department of Avery TradesSchool Trades TradesSchool TradesSchool
School and College CollegeThiee 1 1Three 1Three
Three colored girls nrriv arrived d in Alle Allegheny AIIeteeny An Anlien ¬
teeny lien yesterday from the extreme extremesouthern extremeouthern extremesouthern
southern part of South Africa to study studyculinary stud studyculinary
I Ilulmary
culinary art and domestic domestic science scienceThe liicienceThe scienceThe
I Iin
The girls expect to acquire knowledge knowledgein
in the modern methods of housekeep housekeeping housekeeping ¬ I Iing
ing and cooking which will apply attheir at attheir attheir
their homes homesThe homesThe homesThe
The girls have arranged to take a
complete course in inthe the domestic domesticscience domesticscience domesticscience
science ef the Avery Trades School andCollege and andCollege andCollege
College Nelson and Avery streets Al Allegheny Allegheny Allegheny ¬
legheny Their names are L Rocco RoccoAlfreda RoccoAlfreda RoccoAlfreda
Alfreda Blucklick and Army Onetti OnettiThey OnettlThey OnettiThey
They are each about twenty years old oldand eIdand oldand
and are typical South AfricansThe Africans 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 olPort olPortElizabeth Port PortElizabeth PortElizabeth
Elizabeth on Algoa Bay Cape Town TownThey TownThey TownThey
They are possessed of an elementary elementaryeducation elementaryIducation elementaryeducation
education but b t beyond the crude meth methods methods methods
ods taught them by their country countrywomen countrywemon countrywomen ¬
women they the have no knowledge of the themodern themodern themodern
modern methods of cooking and keep keeping keeping keeping
ing house
In South Africa the colored colo d house houawife housewife houstwife
wife who is successful in tickling th thpalate thE thEpalate thpalate
palate of her husband or guests witt wither wittII witther
her cooking is looked upon as some somthing some something something
II thing more than a queen in her pr prvince pro proI province prcvince
vince They will be taught cookin cookinin
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in all its braRches at the Avery Vory colege co colege colege
lege legeI
I legeThe The Igir1s girls are the first natives nativesAfrica 0 0Africa c cAfrica
Africa to be enrolled at the Ave AveTrades Aver Avert AverTrades
t Trades School and College They wi wifinish wiI wifinish
finish their studies at the th end of ne neJune nee neJafter neeJune
I June after which they will return xeturRPort t tPort I IPort
Port Elizabeth ElizabethPitt ElizabethPittsburg Pittsturg ttrg Times
IT 1 CANNOT FAIl FAIlBlackNoMore FAllBlackNo FAILBlackNoMore
BlackNoMore BlackNo Iore has been triedon tried triedon I Ion
on all shades of color from blot blotchy blotchy ¬ I
chy white to mahogany black blackit blackit
it has proved equally effective in inevery inevery inevery I
every case Colored people are aremade aremade aremade
made white for life the change changeis
is permanent and speedy ana anewithout anawithout annWithout
without pain inconvenience or ori ordanger I
i danger Removes freckles tanmoth tan tanmoth tanmoth
moth patches and similar blem blemlishes blemishes blemishes
lishes ishes from white people pec pecnleand pecnleandkeeps leand leandkeeps and andkeeps
keeps them removedPrice removedPrice removed removedPrice
Price t2 2 by express prepaid on
receipt of priceCHILLICOTHE price pricexT priceDR
DR xT A HERLIHY I
CHILLICOTHE OHIO OHIOLINCOLN OHIOL1NcoEi1iitE i iLINCOLN
LINCOLN L1NcoEi1iitE L1NcoEi1iitESupported INSTITUTE INSTITUTESupported
Supported by the State of Missouri I
COURSESEnglish COURSES COURSESEnglish COURSESEnglish
English Normal College Preparatory College Industrial Agricultural and andBusiness andBusiness andBusiness
1 11 11ADVANTAGES
Business A few students can be aided aidedADVANTAGES aidedADVANTAGES
ADVANTAGES ADVANTAGESFree ADVANTAGESFree
Free Tuition Competent Teachers Modern Buildings Good Moral Tone ToneHealthful ToneHealthful n nHealthful
Healthful Surroundings Reasonable Expenses Diplomas are State Certifi Certificates Certificates ¬ J Jcates
cates Opens September 5 1904 1904BENJAMIN 1904BENJA 1904BENJAMIN
BENJAMIN BENJA lIN FRANKLIN ALLEN President Jefferscn City Ho noI HoI
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i This boat Is now In Baltimore where it Isundergoing Is Isundergoing IsundergoIng 14
undergoing a complete and thorough over overhauling ocrI ¬ eN eNI
I hauling Carefully inspected a new ne boiler boilerput boilerI
I put in repainted and rerlpv renovated reI > yated ated new elec electric ¬
+ I q tric lights lIgl1 ts and all modern improvements improvementsIt ts tsI
I It will be licensed to carry 1300 passengers passengersBOOKS passengersi t ti
i i BOOKS NOW OPEN FOR CHARTERS CHARTERSFor CHARTEBFFor 1 1For
For terms apply to Lewis Jefferson GeniMgrs Genl GenlMgrs Oen 1 1I <
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