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EIGHT GOVERNORS OF ALABAMA
1874—J 901 No. 3—The Opening of an Historic Campaign The democratic and conservative party campaign of the spring and summer of 1874 for the election of a state govern ment had a substructure in the collapse of the element In possession and Its ignoble impotency to maintain even the forms of law and order any longer. Ite tur nto military rule was the alternative: of return of the state to Its natural con stituency. The attorney general s legislature, for its second and last sessions, assembled the middle of November and adjourned final ly for want of funds to pay the per diem, the middle of the next month. The clos ing year had left a long list of disasters in its course. The fields everywhere had failed of their accustomed harvests. The most successful farmers were in despair. The yellow fever epidemic had prevailed with extreme virulence In Mobile and abated nothing In its ravages at Mont gomery. At the moment when the short cotton crop was reaching the market the price in a day fell from 15 to eight cents. The Jay Gould panic, "Black Friday,” had stricken Wall street. Depositors in bciiiUs could not draw. United states paper currency was a special favor, sold them in limited amounts at a good round discount. Governor Lewis informed the legislature that *lie “had been unable to sell for money any of the state bonds during the present administration.” In a word, the state credit was lost. Fifteen millions of interest bearing debt was In curred by state indorsement of railroad bonds and the roads in no case paid the interest. Nothing was doing well but the management of the asylum for the insane. . The accomplished gentleman an I ardent patriot, Robert Tyler, editor of the Mont gomery Advertiser, was In the place of leader left by Clanton, dead. The state election was in November. On February 26 he issued a call for the meeting in Montgomery of the state executive com-* mittee. Every member answered to the call—Thomas J. Judge, Watts, John D. Phelan, Bethea. Sommerville, Clayton, James Crook, Price Williams, Jr., Ligon, William M. Lowe and all the others. Every voice was exultant In the glorious unity of Alabama, in the November pre ceding a very successful agricultural state fair had been held at Selma. It was the first general public gathcr’ng since the war. The number of people from all over the state was a surprise. Many hundreds of' Confederate veterans yet in the strength of manhood were there. Gen. T. Mclver Law, Gen. George D. Johnston, Gen. John T. Morgan, Gens. Pettus, Shelley, Herbert and many others. Mingling with these were young men and women who had reached adolesence since the war. The vast throng wore new clothes and were happy'. After the day was spent General Morgan invited a half dozen of his friends to join him in an hour of good cheer. Recalling some of the incidents of the day and remarking upon the fine spirit of the people, he lift ed gracefully his glass exclaiming: “Gen tlemen, this Is the resurrection morn of Alabama!” The committee without a moment’s hes itation, prepared “An Address to the Peo ple of Alabama.” Rich in argument, soul stirring in its ardor, the address bade i, “All men of conservative instincts and sentiments to rally in one determined and gallant effort for social and political sal vation!” A few men of intelligence and good repute in Alabama and in all the south ern states under the ban, consorted with the revolutionists at the expense of their own mental conclusions that condemned their conduct. Judge Rice was the rank ing man of native ability in this class. Associate Justice B. F. Saffold was on\y less able than Rice. At the outset of the reconstruction period Rice in public often presented'unanswerable argument to con demn his later course. Sa^Told wrote a carefully studied and elaborate personal letter to Governor Parsons declaring the freedrnen to be a deadly incubus, that they would cease to be either protflable farm laborers or qualified domestic serv ants, and the only escape from the race was in prompt deportation of Jt. The committee ordered a stat?nominat ing convention for July 29. The part of white men between times wm to make ready. The sons of light were now of one family, striving with darkness. Great men had contended in ardent strife against each other. That time had passed. Forsyth and l^angdon had fought each other bitterly. Hooper and Bullock had been at enmity. Yancey and Hilliard had met with visor down and lance set for the end. The noble appeal of the committee re leased the energies of the whole mass. Through the busy spring season, no far mer was so busy that he would not leave the plow In the unfinished furrow and saddle the plow horse to attend the beat meeting, where neighbors talked only of a plan of redemption. No aspirant for office failed to treat most reverently the best meeting. Beat meetings© ripened into county conventions and still the enthusi asm broadened and the resolution deep ened. To Barbour the honor seems due of leader in the movement of county conven tions. Jefferson M. Buford was chairman of the county sommittep. S. B. Jones was secretary. Among the members weru Henry D. Clayton, Alpheus Baker, John D. Roquemore, S. H. Dent, John M. Mc Leroy*. Early in May this committee is sued an “address to whit© men.” It was a classic utterance. No political crisis was ever more eloquently described. "We would awaken your judgment," was the reading, “to a full appreciation of the magnitude of the struggle we shall make to place in better hands the, government of our state. We would Impress upon you the necessity of fearless, sagacious, united action. We must find rescue for our peo ple from the domination whose advent has been followed by utter prostrations of our | social and material prosperity. • • • “Despondency lias spread Itself over the country. Investments are not at tempted. Industry is unrewared by those comforts which in better days it was ever able to provide. The interests of educa tion are neglected; good schools are few and far between; children, white and black, are denied - rightful opportunity. Poverty has crept into almost tvery homo and want sits at many a fireside once blessed with abundance.” The Barbour county democratic conser vative convention soon followed the pub lication of the county committee address. James L. Pugh wrote the resolutions. These resolutions fixed the tone of all county resolutions that followed. They were a dispassionate, eloquent, logical, convincing recapitulation of the experi ence of the state for 10 years. They were a bold declaration of purpose, a confi dent announcement of anticipated suc cess. Perry followed. The county committee here too took the initiative witti an ad dress: "We would Implore you," said tbe committee, to white men. "We would im plore you b/ all you hold dear, by the grievances, the oppressions, the wrongs you endure; by the bright hopes of the future, to throw aside all lethargy, indif Urence and despair and prepare your setves like men to meet in the pending campaign the most Important issues ever presented, issues which involve not mere ly the success of your political party, but % Turn the rascals out—the headache, biliousness, constipation, the sick, sour stomach and foul gases—turn them out tonight with Cascarets. Don’t put In another day of distress. 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Box 521, Birmingham, Ala. By HIGH W, ROBERTS WASHINGTON, not only by the residents of this city, but by all who come, Is universally hailed the most beautiful. It Is unique In that alone of all large cities of America, room Is found for trees and excuse for shrub bery. In outward appearance, Washington Is different. Otherwise it is an American lity with the vices and vagaris of other cities, the struggle for money, the shams city with the vices and vagares of other It is said that Washington as the cap ital of the nation is the Ay of all the people, that in Washington there is no rorth and south and east and west. And yet In Washington, as the result of the unbalanced power of the sections in Con gress, the men of the past are not weighed in accordance with merit and ac complishment, but are judged solely by the color of the uniform they wore or the location of the hamlet from which they came: this despite the fact that the Dis trict of Columbia was carved from a southern state, and the other fact that the majority of those who reside in Washington are descendents of Virginians and Marylanders. One walks the streets and avenues of Washington and glories in the knowedge that men of today are not too busy to do credit to those who achieved glory In the yesteryettrs. One beholds the statue of Lafayette, the great ami beloved French man of Rochambcau, and the gallant Pulaski, who fell at Savannaliu One be holds the monument erected In honor of Washington, the father of the country, and the embodiment of truth. One be holds Jefferson and Madison and Adams, Marshall. Hamilton, Jackson, and every where Lincoln, and the great General Grant,. But in Washington, the capital of all the people, Washington, so quick to rec ognize the value of real men, one looks in vain for Robert E. Lee. the renowned and beloved Virginian, generally said to have been the greatest soldier of all those whose deeds are recorded in the annals of the nation. One looks in vain for ' Stone wall” Jackson, whose brilliant genius In the art of warfare made him the sole rival of Napoleon Bonaparte. One looks in v ain for Joseph E. Johnston, whose re treat to Atlanta before the overwhelming strength of Sherman could not have been executed more brilliantly by Fabtus of old. One looks in vain for Albert Sidney Johnston, who at Shiloh, but for the bul let which ended his life, would have cap tured the forces of Grant and Buell. There is no J. E. B. Stuart, the flower of southern chivalry, no Raphael Sentmes, one of the greatest sailors of the nation. But there Is Sherman, who carried the torch through Georgia and laid waste as fair a territory as women and children ever wept upon. There are Pope, Mc Dowell and Banks, all three of whom and their armies Jackson whipped in a day and night in" the valley. There is Burnside who walked Into the trap at Fredericksburg and foolishly sent his men to the slaughter so well prepared. There is Hooker, who was played with and trapped and crushed by Doe and rJackson at Chancellors ville. There is Butler, who developed a fondness for the silver spoons of the residents of New Orleans. But nowhere do you And Dee or Jack son—and none were greater than these. And this is the capital of all the people, where no south Is known or north or eust or west. Some of these days the war will have ended. The last battle will have be^n fought. The cannon's roar will no more disturb, and the heroes will gather In friendship again to honor the rivals who had done things and done them bravely and with chivalrous spirit. And in the capital of the nation these heroes will he tonored, and only the heroes who accom plished. There will be Dincoln, the mar tyred president, Grant, his greatest gen eral. Meade, who gallantly fought at Get tysburg; Thomas, the rock of Chtcamau ga, wrho saved a great army from rout and capture; Sheridan, w'ho rode long and well and gallantly. And there will be I^ee, the great soldier and good soldier; Jackson, the genius, the brilliant: the Johnstons and the. Stuarts—and every other man, it matters not his state, who, in years a gone, did things, fought a battle well and fairly, wrrote a book, sung a song, cured disease, or invented some thing for the comfort of his people. Washington, January 2T>. upon which hang the life of society and of the 6tate.” John Moore, John Walthall and their peers, signed the county committee’s ad dress. Then the black belt put the movement ot redemption upon its feet. The extreme northern counties aroused themselves. The party commmittee of l.'mest'one issued an address animate with the spirit of redemption. “You have a high and sacred duty to perform,” ap pealed the committee to the voters, “for >our personal interests, and that is to or ganize your meetings in all your civil beats and choose delegates to a county convention. . . . This is the only w’ay to save the county from the disasters which threaten us, and the evil and cor rupting influences of the radical offlce 1 oldera.” The Limestone address was s-gned by Thomas J. McClellan, Porter Bibb, Davis, Ramsey and others. The white counties eagerly took up tjie movement. Tho Shelby commit too composed of Castleberry, Deshazo and others, sent out an address to the whites saying: MThe negro population of the state has in unmistakable terms made an issue with the- whites. Tills state is to be governed by ignorance and superstition or by intelligence and patriotism. The committee is unwilling to believe there is a single white man in this county who in such a contest will for a moment hesitate.” The ljee county committee, composed of William J. Samford, W. B Am brose. W. M. H. Griffin and others, ap pealed to the white men with singu lar impressiveness: 'The political cam paign upon which wc* are now enter ing is fraught with more Interest and importance than any in which white men have ever before engaged. * * Time only ripens tho outbursts of the enemy's passions into a settled policy of malignant oppression, while our patient and submissive acquiescence has only invited, encouraged and reaped a continuous increase of evil inflict ed by arbitrary rule.” The enemy was not asleep. General Grant in the White House relaxed nothing in his radical course. A ne gro state convention assembled in Montgomery the last week in June. It was as usual coni tolled by white, in stigators with the countenance of the federal administration. White men w’rote the resolutions. A part of tho series wras as follows: 'Resolved, That the colored people or Alabwia are In favor of free schools, free churches, freedom of speech and thought and action by all men; that we are In favor of the civil and political rights of all men, as embodied in our constitution and our free institutions. “Resolved, That the colored people of Alabama, while according to all men those Inalienable rights, born of Ameri can cltisenshlp, demand the same shall be guaranteed to them, and that they favor such legislation as will secure them fully in these rights and place them beyond the control of the white man’s party or any other party.” The Montgomery Advertiser began to suggest George 8. Houston as the can didate of the democratic and conserva tive party for governor and therefore leader of the great stuggle. The radicals at once brought forward Governor I/gw is for re-election. Mr. Houston objected to the us* of his name. His nearest friends supported his reluctance. They counselled him to avoid so great a risk of the reputa tion he then enjoyed as a successful candidate for elective office. JOHN WITHERSPOON DUBOSE. Always So Much Trouble From the Newark Star. A Newark man tells of an experience with country board—the real wayback kind. Jt was a farmhouse, where a tin basin on the back porch sufficed for the family’s ablutions. For two mornings the hired man watched the visitor’s ef forts at making a toilet, but when on the third day the tooth brush, nail file, whisk broom, etc., had been used and returned to their places In the travel er's grip he could suppress bis curiosi ty no longer and he put the question: "Say mister, air you always that much trouble to yourself? ONE DOSE WILL MAKE YOU FORGET That You Ever Had Stomach Trouble or pall Stones MAVRS WOMJKR Fl I. STOMACH HUM BDV for all Momach, Liver and Iataatlnal Trouble. 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January 23.—The use of the flesh of dogs as a food for man Is be coming common even In the capital From necessity the German working man has long made horse meat a sub stantial portion of his daily fare, but while Saxony consumes thousands of dogs annually the practice of eating this meat has not until recently In vaded Russia. Now the overseers of the Berlin cat tle yards have gi\>en their approval of a proposal to erect a municipal' slaughter-house for dogs at the yards, and It Is expected that the polled presi dent will soon issue the required per mit. The use of opium in the Uuited States has reached immense proportions as a result chiefly of “the unwise form of the prohibition movement in some states," according to Professor Hueppe, one of Germany’s hading authorities and writers on alcoholism and other diseases resulting from the abuse of stimulants. Professor Hueppe, who was reported some time ago as saying, in an address on "Sport and Stimulants" before a scientific association of Berlin, that the use of stimulants in America had taken chiefly the form of indulgence In opium, now explains that his statement was not as broad as that. The professor repeats, however, thal the use of opium has spread over a large part of the Uuited States. The reason for this, he thinks, is to be found .in prohibition laws. The use of all stimulants, he says, arises from local conditions. If one suppresses their sale or use without regard to local needs and to the historical development of a people, other stimulants must take the place of those interdicted Often these new' stimulants are more danger ous than those suppressed. Other writers have questioned the professor’s conclusions on the ground that prohibition of the sale of alcoholic stimulants is the exception rather than the rule in the United States. There is a likelihood that next sum mer’s international regatta will furnish no sonderclass opponents for the Amer icana. At present not one sonderclass yacht Is being built by any of Germany’s greatest yacht constructors, and none will be unless conditions alter. The German yachtsmen have long protested • lass races—$1300—was too lowr to enable class racers—$1300—wa8 to low to enable them to compete with the higher priced American yachts, and the builders also demanded that the limit be raised. A few weeks ago the price limit was in creased with the consent of the Kmperor to $1400, but the builders are still dissat isfied with Ahis figure. They demand a limit of $1625. Whether the Emperor, to whose initia tive and encouragement sonderclass rac ing in Germany owes its development, will consent to the new price limit is doubtful. If he does not, there will prob ably be no German competitors with the American yachts. Germany’* practlerfily applied science Is about to rescue another waste product and make It useful. Professor Relnke of the Brunswick Technical High school, has discovered a method of converting Into cellulose tlu> waste of the asparagus plant. A good quality of paper is made from cellulose, and It lias manv other valuable Industrial usee . Many members of the reichstag are tired of paying railroad fares. To be sure, they have passes good between their homes and Berlin, while the reichstag Is In session, bu* the national liberals at least are not satisfied with that They will propose, when parliament reconvenes after the holidays, that passes good on all railroads and at all times be Issued to the legislators. There was a time when this was the rule. Bitch passes were Issued to mem bers of the first reichstag, who then re reived no pay for attending sessions. In 1*74 the railroad officials did a little quiet Investigating and learned that one legis lator had traveled more than 11.000 miles In eight months, another more than *000, and a third more than *000 miles. The federal council thereupon put a stop lo the custom by making the passes valid only between the legislator'* home and Berlin. The national liberals now desire the old custom renewed in full form, making the passes good throughout the year, In stead of only during sessions and eight days before or after, as at present. Since the ablllllon of the unlimited passes in 1*74. a law has been passed granting to each member of the reichstag *750 salary. Five dollars Is deducted, however, for every sitting which he faJIs to attend or for a roll call In which he is not recorded. Greeley, the Speller Fiom the Youth s Companion. No champion of the old time spell ing matches, perhaps, evei; excelled Horace Greeley. He was, In fact, a spelling prodigy. What would the boys and girls of today, who grumble over their daily stint of 20 words, think of a child not yet six years old who could actually spell every word in the language! That is what the young Horace is said to have been able to do. ills schooling began in his fourth year, and the-art of spelling at once be came a passion with him. In school and out, he kept Incessantly at Its study. Hour after hour he would lie on the floor, spelling over all the difficult words he could find in the few books that the family owned. The fame of his prowess spread. Nat urally, Horace was the first one chosen at spelling matches. He had n lisping, whining voice, and spelled his words with the utmost confidence. Sometimes in winter, when the snow drifts were so deep that one of the big boys had to take him to the school house on his back, the little white-haired fellow would drop asleep bet \vee*r turns. When his word came round, his neighbor would nudge him anxiously; he would wake, spell his word, and drop asleep again at once. So great was the boy’s reputation ns a student of unusual powers that the selectmen of a neighboring town, in passing a rule forbidding the attend ance at the local school of any pupil from outside the township, honored him by adding tin only Horace Greeley." RELIGIOUS SABBATH AND SUNDAY LAWS nj- REV. J. W. WAI.UEN, n. I). Distinctions make a difference. This is true in everything. And the failure to make distinctions produces confusion and | conflict. Jr. nothing is this more manifest than in the matter of civic legislation with ; I reference to Sunday. There uie two distinct laws with refer ence to tiie first day of the week, viz: First, the religious law, with reference to Sabbath keeping, and second, the civil law with reference to Sunday rest. Acci dentally and conventionally, not essential ly and necessarily, do they happen to con i cm themselves with the same day of the i week. The one is a spiritual law, and the j day appointed by divine authority. The j other is an economic law, with the day appointed by civic expediency. These two laws differ: First, as to the tnd in view. In the case of the religious law, it is to promote the worship of God rnd the spiritual development of man. In the case of the civil law, it is to give erely man protection in his natural right, to rest one day Ip seven from physical mil. Second, as to the ground upon which they are based. In the case of the re ligious law, the reason for it is the com mand of God* as given in the Bible. In the case of the civil law, the state, from the survey of human history, recognizes tlie need that men have for a weekly rest, and from a wise and just el vie-ex pediency makes a statutory provision tdr it. In the exercise, of tlie same expedi ency the state selects the first day of the week, inasmuch as a large number of her citizens are already resting that day, for a religious purpose. It is there foie the most convenient day for all. 3. As to the way in which they are cl eyed. In the case of the religious law, I it is properly obeyed, when, from a reli gious motive and in the exercise of re ligious functions, private and public, the day is made a religious day. As to the civil law', it is properly obeyed when citi zens of the state lay aside all unneces sary secular toil. The state In her statutes Indicates what la unnecessary. As to the enforcement of these laws. In the case of the religious law. the ob servance of the day is secured by spir Itual means through the church. Obe dience to this law Is secured by spiritual sanction. In th© case of the clvtl law, obedience is secured through civil pains and penalties Civil sanctions enforce it. If these distinctions are true, then the two laws differ from each other, in toto coelo. They touch each other only in the accident of having reference to the same day* of the week. Home Inferences follow, which are wor thy of serious consideration. (at The church and church members, as such, have nothing to do with making and the maintaining of the civil law of Sunday rest. It happens thal>-ohurch members are also citizens of the state. As such they are concerned with this law. as with all other civil laws, on the same grouind, for the same end and tn the same way. But they have no ctvtl right nor divine commandment to use the state to carry out their religious ends. The state Is not charged with moral or religious functions. The citizens of the state are not under obligation to God or man to resort to civil legislation and the enforcement of civil laws for the main tenance of their moral or religious Ideas and principles. This they do in a spir itual way. by means of truth proclaimed and believed in and through the church. (bl The state, In legislation and en forcement of her law. should see to it that she Is proceeding on the ground of civic expediency and justice. This should be made clear In the whole matter of civil action with reference to Run day leg islation. However, she should enforce this law. as enaoted by her^-just as she should enforce all of her laws. (c) ‘'Render untt Caesar the thinge that are Caesar’s and unto God the things that are God's." Church and state are distinct institutions and should be kept distinct. God has given laws for th# guidance of IBs people; let the church be conscientious and observe these laws, and thereby promote religion in ths land. Th# state gives laws for the guidance of lt» citizens In th# ways of secular justice, the one function for which th* state exists; let all citizens obey these laws and thereby maintain the peace and good order of society. 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Merely send your re mittance by check, draft or money order, made payable to the Merchants and Mechanics Trust and Ravings Bank, with a letter; stating the name in which you want the account opened and we will send you a pass book with the amount credited therein. Hood & Wheeler’s Second Hand Furniture Store, 2111 2nd Avenue, Offers Rare Bargains in Used Furniture! Davenport Bed $5.00 Solid oak frame, worth $15.00. Tn pood condition and only one. r An You pet It at . dJtJ.UU Folding Bed $7.50 Mantel folding bed in good condition. Sold for $35.00 A very attractive piece of furniture. Were flJtT FA going to sell It for. tPI.rJU Folding Bed $15.00 11 is upright design, mirror front, worth $60.00. If you hurry <£*1 p? AA you can get it for. vJ,v»Uvr STOVES—RANGES Jf you want a good second hand stove or range, come here tomorrow. VVe re closing out a lot at bargain counter prices. Good Settee $3.50 We have a few settee*, various Voods and styles to sell up- d*Q PA ward ttom only.. Iron Beds $2.50 A number of iron beds as Rood as new and hardly show they've been used. Priced upward from PA only.. Good Hall Rack $6.00 Here’? a genuine bargain. Big handsome hall rack, box seat, plate ftlass mirror, worth $15. to fi»/» AA close out at .. ©O.UU Set Dining Chairs $8.45 We h£9e several sets of these good chairs, practically new and worth $15.' They're box seated, leather dJO dffT upholstered, closing out price, set t> at. tDO***tJ Our second hand stores are teeming full of furniture bargains. Boarding and rooming housekeepers are able to save over half and furnish their houses better. Come here to 2111 Second avenue and to the other second hand store 2011-13 Fourth .avenue and see for yourself how cheap you can buy furniture. / Hood & Wheeler’s S K 2111 2nd Ave. and 2011-13 4th Ave.