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S ADVOCATE. Davie, Went Virginia; (. T. Ilarbeo, Vir glnia; P. II. Maxson, Kansas. On auditing N. C. Vestel, California; J. K. Jarnltfrtn, South Carolina; A. V. Van Doren, South Dakota. On constitution -N. 15. Alexander, South Carolina; If. C. Doming, Penn sylvania; T. It. CarHkadon, Went Vir ginia; M. L. Crum, Illinois; Frank Mc (rath, Kansas; J. M. Perdue, Texas; Mann Page, Virginia; L. Leonard, Mia Bourl; J. V. Stewart, Indian Territory; W. L. Peek, Georgia; M. D. Davie, Ken- tucky. On claim of Arkansas Farmers' and Laborers' Union J. P. Oliver, Alabama; (J. L. Clark, Texan; S. A. Houston, West Virginia; A. D. Laf argue, Louisiana; E, A. Moye, North Carolina. On communication from director-gen eral of world's fair and Columbian expo nition .1. K. Carnkadon, Went Virginia; II. L. Loucks, Bouth Dakota; A. E. Cole, Michigan; It. 15. Vance, North Carolina; M. L. Crum, Illinois. On permanent summer encampment II. C. Domming, Pennsylvania; Hugh Mitchell, Maryland; Robt. Hoverley, Vir gmla. On memorall.ing Congress on lotteries L. L. Folk elected; T. S. Adams, Louis iana; 1. 1. I-angley, Arkansas. On secret work - II. C. Hemming, Penn Bylvania; J. M. Perdue, Texos, W. S. Copeland, Georgia. KKl'OKT 01" NATIONAL LKCTUKEll. (Jenti.kmkn: I will not trespass upon your valuable time by roverting to the work done by your national lecturer during the pant year in the states where your president ban neon proper to Bend me. I leave to your judgment an to how that work has boon done, but it is of the future that I wish to speak to you. I he elloctivenoHS or your lecturer in the pant has been greatly ham pered by three Cannes, to which I call your attention, r trst, (and oue that if not remo died will bo the source of much harm to the causo in the future,) is the want of uniform ity m the positions trken by the dilierent lecturors from sub to national; at the pres. ent tune there is no concert of action, but each takes his own courso and educates up on his own peculiar ideas of what action Hhould be taken to relieve the producer from his present depressed condition, Una, instead of olieotinH: that unity of action ab solutely necessary to success, defeats it, and in timo, if not remedied, will render abor tive the euorts of the ordor to control na tional legislation in tho interests of the peo ple. The second causo is that your lectur ers should bo teachers, and to be effective they must understand and bo able to de fend the domands of the order, iou can not expect them to make a successful light for your demands unions they are well sup plied with ammunition, which is iniorma tion. The third causo is, you do not place enoutrh responsibility upon your lecturers. They should bo men of intluenco from the sub up. and should bo charged with the eq ucation of tho members of tho order and hold responsible for tho faithful perform ance of their duty, which duty should be more clearly dolmed in a system of lectur ing which I herewith rospoctfnlly submit. 1. I would BUtftfcst that district alliances (to conform to tho Congressional districts) be organized in each state. 1!. That the lecturer of the Bub-alliances bolex-oillclo member of the county alliances; that tho county lecturer be ex-ofllcio mem ber of the district alliance, and district lecturer be ex-olllcio member of State Alli ance, and state lecturer ex-otllcio member of tho National Aliiance. That immediately after adjournmeut of National Alliance the state lecturers meet, with the national lec turer as.'chairrnan, and that thoy bo allowed the attendance of tho national secretary, that they may call for any demand of the body and discuss tho same to the cud that they become unified in their understanding of the same. The importance of this meet ing (nay I may say the necessity) must be apparaut to all. Your state lecturors, hav ing just been present and participants in the debates of the national body, must have a better understanding of your demands; counselling with each other all difference or misunderstandings are removed and they go back to their respective states a unit. Each state locturer thould immediately visit each district alliance and unify and in struct the district and county lecturers, and each county should call his sub-lecturers and unify them. .'I. The county lecturer Bhould have the authority to call a meeting of his sub-loo-turers for consultation us to the host-methods to build up tho .order in this county. Each district lecturer has power to call the county lecturers, and the etato lecturer to call the district lecturers, and the national lecturer Bhould have the power to enter Kay utate once in a year and call the stato and district lecturers to meet him to eianiiuo. into the condition of that tute, and after conference with the fctnte and district lea tureM to make as many appointments as the necessities of the statu may in their judg meat demand. In conclusion, gentlemen, I believe if you adopt this system lecturing will bo effective and the order unified, strengthened and carried to id grand success. After nearly four years service in the lectures' Held I am convinced that tho future of our order greatly depends upon its lectures. learn est ly pray you to ;ive this matter your at tention, and as the adoption of the system recommended in this report will require soma changu in tho constitution, aud our president has made some suggestions upon the same subject, 1 ask that this report bo referred to your committee on constitution. Tho following communication was Jre celved from the Colored National Far mors' Alliance aud Co-operative Union: To tho National Farmers' Alliance aud In dustrial Union: Convened at Oeala, December . lHIK). Alliance and Co-operative I'nion recognizes your fraternal greeting; gladly do we accept your right hand, and pledge ourselves to tho lullest co-operation and confederation in all essential things. J. S. Jackson, J. 11. Niciioi, W. A. I'attim.o, John 1). Nohkis, L. 1). Lai uknt, 11. J. Sf'KNCKIt, Iamks C. Sandkhm. MICMOKIAI. OV I.OTTKIIY CO MM ITT Kit. Whereas, Lotteries aromost pernicious in thoi r effects and are destructi vo of tho morals of the people as well as of their materinl in terests; and are condemned by tho virtually unanimous sentiment of tho people of the united htates, fx pressed by the highest courts in tho land, and by the laws of forty- two states of this I uion, and Whereas, Tho Louisiana State Lottery l ompany has grown into gigantic pronor tions;has become a national evil; as collecting an annual tribute of. nearly twenty-eight millions of dollars from tho people of the united htaws; is operating its nefarious business upon a scheme which even from the standpoint of gamblers is grossly un fair; has spread its agencies over tho whole country and has endeavored to lay tho temp tation of gambling in tho way of every man, woman and child in tho land, and unsatis lied by the accumulation of the enormous wealth of which, during tho last quarter of a century, it run; despoiled the people of the United States, is now striving by tho use of all of its tremendous power and uncounted gold to obtain from thopeoplo of Louisiana an extension of life for twenty-IIvo years from January 4, K'.M;and Whereas, The rocont attomptsof tho Louis iana State Lottory .Company to pohhcm it self of tho government of the Stato of Dakota. and its unparalldod audacity, exhibited to tho whole country, daring tho recent session of tho legislature of tho stato of Louisiana. show beyond all question its power to make dangerous attacks upon any state of the Union; and Whoreas, It is the duty of the Congress of the United htates to protect each and every state of the Union against the great evils arising from the Louisiana Stato Lottery company, and ail other lotteries, and es pecially against tho tromendous dangers of an onslaught by tho Louisiann State Lottery Company upon their governments for tho purpose of obtaining so-called lottery char ters, thereby fostering tho corruption of punuo men and exciting political emotion of the gravoft character; and Whereas, Congress has partially perform ed its duty to tho nation by the enactment of the recent anti-lottery law, but the flame will prove ineffectual, because of the im mense power nnd weaith of tho Louisiana State Lottery Company, and especially bo- cause of its determination to violate the law and the subterfuges it is evincing to evade the same; and Whereas, The only moans by which the Louisiana Stato Lottery Company snd all other lotteries can be effectually destroyed for all time, aud the people of tho United States relieved permanently from one of the greatest evils of the times, and the statos made absolutely socuro from attacks upon their governments by such corrupt corpora- lions, aud tho national sentiment against ah lotteries bo materialized and enforced, is tho adoption of an amendment to the Con stitution of the United States forbidding the states from establishing or maintaining any lottery or from grnnting any lottery charter; and horeas. Tho Farmers' .State Union of Louisiana has arrayed itself against the Louisiana State Lottery comnany. and has done noble work in the great struggle being carried on in that state against the great gambling association, and Whereas, We sympathize cordially with our brothers of Louisiana, and we know that they fully deserve our thanks for the r efforts in behalf of their state and of the whole union, and that they are entitled to the fullest assistance of the ordor: therefore bo it Resolved. That it is tho sense of this body that an amendment to the constitution of the United States forbidding any stato from granting a lottery charter, or a franchise of any kind, to carry on lottery schemes, and annulling all such charters and franehisen if already granted; that , the ; readout of this body be requested at an early day to mem orialize Cougrut's in tho name of this tody, praying for the pansago of such au amend msnt. Kesolfod further, That a committee of three bo appointed by tho chair, whose du'iy it shall be, under the supervision of tho ex ecutive ooinittoe, to correspond with all the alliances and unions throughout the United States, and with all other bodittt in sym pathy with tho movement, requesting tho presentation at onoe to Congress of similar memorials. - OUR UEPKKHKNTATIVKH' (UIMf. To the ICtlttor of Tiik advocate: This government la advertised all over this globe as one of, by and for the peo ple. I fetich be the case our country would number more contented, rrogrea elve, prosperous and really useful people than any other country. Thought would expand, and Ideas from those who In Inspire would be stronger everywhere. Legislation would not doubly toll the wealth producers and bo exempt and doubly protect the wealth absorbers as now. Our government, having tho full power to croato money and to Isfiue the uame aa a full legal tender to all Its cred itors, has uo need to hire money or to bleed from the people even one cent for the payment of interest upon what It need not hire nor borrow. Were thin a government of, for and by the people, an it should be, there would not be to-day an interest bearing royalty or aristocracy, breeding national dsbt detrimental to our welfare. The money created by tho government and paid out to Its creditors during the war, to the amount of two thousand and eight hundred millions of dollars would not have been raked in, deatroyed and interest bearing bonds given therefor, with a special contract that they Bhould mature in gold at stated rate of llneneRo aud set value per grain as couti oiled by legislation. The creation and issue of legal tenders in the shape of greenbacks was the high eut proof of the power of a government of the people that has ever yet been given. The facta that such creation and iuBtie of money saved the republic from dissolution, paid Its soldiers, hired men in need of money to pay debts to join the array and face death; that It encouraged industrial pursuits In shops and sent civ ilization westward, should have opened the eyes of all who love their country and Its wealth producers to the benefits that accrue to the many when the legal ten der is abundant. The existence of an abundance of money in a country In a direct encouragement to the carrying on of all enterprises and bringing people Into prosperity. The destruction of the mouey of the people was the blackest crime perpo tratedby this government, and to day the abolition of national banks and re storation of the people's money Is the main Issue. The taking In of the greenback money, the giving of Interest benjrlng bonds dol lar for dollar, to whoever brought it In for its burning, and the creation of a na tional debt, were crimes to which the terrible sin of unborn child destruction is nothing. The government Issued money to pay all Its creditor. It paid It out aa a legal tender. It lb. en pronounced such money to be bastard bom, outside of the constitution. Then It exalted It In declaring that each dollar of it could be converted into a gold bearing, interest drawing United States bond, and thus hold a front seat In the new heaven cre ated on the ruins of proeperity and washed with the tears of the robbed people. Look at tho path of a cyclone! Be hold the result of a tornado! The eiTcctj of them are only local. Nov ko'.c 1 it ) the Congress of the United ft's.U and see the bought delegates from the ;C'. -t,i enacting laws for the dcutructlcn of money and creating gold maturlxt;; londa therefor; and here In a picture over which Fatan may gloat: " His fatal cli.iln li round you cnut, 1 Ami you are men no mure." Heboid this great country. One after another enterprise dies; business men fall, men by the milllonn are out of em ployment and tramps are tilling thia land. The expansion and contraction of tho volume of legal tenders In the expan sion and contraction of the energk'S of the country. Every man who fx panda I.j a benefit; every one who contracts la a curse. Kach Insult Increases tho vol ume of failures attributable to the terri ble llnanclal syHtem of this country. Think of thofio things. Ask your neigh bor to give it a thought. Ask hira hay,' he llkfs the record of political partljia ehlp, and II his lntereata cannot ha servft4 hotter by a new deal through tho party of tho people. That which tho people need and U kept from them by leghilatlon, they are justified In obtainl.-j,? by force. The mysterious forces of eternal juttlca are In motion through the minds of tlie people, and it Is only a queution of thno when the wealth producing people, now robbed by legislation, born of million aires, will unite In a union, not osly m name, but In fact When that day comes the only ones who will survive will bo thoso who are of and for and with the people. Alk.t. (.lALOT.rif. WK THINK NOT. To tho IMitor of Tiik Advocate. The report Is going the rounda here that I n galls has already purchased enough votes to Insure his election to tho United Btatcs Bonnie. Can It hot pos sible that some of our representatives (I. o., alliance reprcEonUitlws,) have de ceived Iho people? If such be the etitis may the Lord havo morcy on their poor souls. Tho people In this part of the Statu have been llutenlng to such reports and are gottlng pretty well warmed up over them. We have been deceived loDg enough. Had the people wanted Infills returned to the senate they would not have been so particular la picking their representatives; aud to think any ona of thfm would sell out to thai platocr&tlo snob Is enough to malso any one turn green with rage. If our representatives want to receive the prtilsaof the pwopla let them stick to the St. Louis df rnands. Yours for tho cause, L. F. Nuau Douglass, ICan., Nov. 29, 131)0. We call attention to the advertisement ofthoCVtio Farmer on page 11 of UiIj Issue. Head It and consider ita c!a!i;3 upon your favorable attention. To parties Intending to visit tho city during the sewdoa of the lojj'uhture. The Auvocatk ofllco will keep regis ter of the hotel nnd boardlr..'? hwm, nnd aluo of thoss deal.ch& t-) U!t, reoRi ers during the Ifgishtlvo t'vedon." , Loca tion, terma and particular will iba kt. In register, which will La open to all our visitors. ' v , Jrron County Meottnj raruitr' AI21- nco Jwinmy 14, lS'i7, The next regular meeting of ihn' Jcf- serson County Farmers Aritco meet In Oekalooaa on enccmi WejLc.i- day la January. All eub -tWa ;:,coj rJhoy!4 elect delegates fct the last ntetlrtr; j fib month and Bead naniea to county rr; v i tary Immediately. Mrs. CArrrowk Coorv County twvr. ' Bualneya prrzo, yoaUvu. 0:'!.