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Broad Ax, The (Newspaper) - June 6, 1899, Salt Lake City, Utah unite i L two Hn y ind 19 bom U OH 19, i St Ban and m. a. m and a. m. PL a. inter- 530 p. m. a. m. Masonic 1BUELET, il to Cripple Glenwood dally b Free Toe Ir and Intermediate Dempte rery sat. team 28, ie T see 10 sh West m lect Sept. 9Mb. 140p.m.' fe in iu Jefferson st bundred library I Limited of the for rf our friends et office f Let hope that the lamp of mil con- in all men until there shall no longer be that all men ate created r one is deserving of who is unwilling to grant others all the privileges he claims and exercises for TO THE VOL. W. SALT LAKK JUNE 6, 1899 No. 41 DEATH OF C. H. known C. H. J. one of the most widely negro in the United passed away Bfe At the journey to that undiscovered country which lies far beyond our he was the Dean of the department of the Robert Moms University of At- He was also editor and the In addition to these exacting he de- many lectures and He succeeded in securing the liberation of many rejn a position to know that i ing the reign Grover Cleveland he doors of the White Home ways swung both ways for C. EL J. and many times imminent politicians and men stand around n the hallways and wait until President Cleveland and Mr. Taylor chatting over the affairs of He had no trouble nor in winning Mrs. and over to his side and his re- sources and influence were so great and powerful that mighty few democrats secured any favors from I the President they were of who were charged committing offenses for which they were not members of our race over this country will not be dis- posed to give him credit for the good he has accomplished for no other reason than that he was an uncompromising Jeffersonian anc Andrew was the first negro in the United states to publish a news paper in the interest of Democracy He began its publication in 1884 He espoused the candidacy o Cleveland and for doing s he received curses and blows from the most enlightened and and also from tne members of our race His family wen considered unfit to associate those who affiliated with the gran old But amid those times Mr Taylor calm and serene an deported himself like a true gentle man of harboring up un- nind against those who disputed his right to think and act He looked down upon them with companion and labored zealously to broaden their along political President Cleveland felt that his obligations were so great to Mr. Taylor that it would be impossible him to reward bint for vices he had performed in behalf Ins TJie President selected Taylor envoy and minister plenipotentiary to the only negro so far to be to represent this government tqs white Bar United States Senator John 7. and many other leading Senators in preventing tion OB the theory that it would be setting a bad example to posed of the negro race train the party if a Democratic negro was permitted to represent thit country to a white on the President Mr. Taylor and he that position with to himself friendly to the In the death of C. H. J. Taylor oar race loses one of its brightest and most influential BELIEVES IN PRAYING WITH A STRING TO IT. THAT courageous and brilliant of the Mrs. C. C. in the efficacy of But she says in referring to the Afro-American proclamation calling upon the negroes of this country to fast and pray for the purpose of preventing them from being lynched by the white the tain won't come to then must go to the The white man knows how to shout and keeps He teaches his wife and boy to That's what the negro needs to Couple that on to your prayers and Sister Yon are t brave noble Our hearts beat in unison on the shouting and fasting This may be all right for old maids and those who believe that he Lord is going to ride on the outer edges of the clouds or the special purpose of ing the wrongs which heaped upon the For our part we would rather accept the advice of and goto the mountain in case the mountain won't come near unto or to speak more a good rifle and plenty of ammunition will go a great deal farther in protecting our being mobbed and lynched than all prayers which can be sent up to chose of But when President McKinley was inducted office he 4rom that position to make one of at- according to tne tales which had McKinley was unlike When the became chiei nation ne permittee who was an to serve one year and a those who HRS. ALFRED CRANFORD after the burning of Sam Hose at G. Ransom and a number of other wealthy negroes of Chicago employed a detective to go to Georgia and make a thorough in- into all the facts in connection with that horrible and revolting The detective returned to Chicago and read his report before a mass meeting of June 4th, at M. E. The white detective called upon Mrs. Cranford and she informed him that did not attempt to assault her in any manner She says that her husband and Sam Hose over wages and husband into the house and went out with his revolver and as he was about to shoot Hose the latter seized an ax and threw it at The ax struck her husband in the head and killed him Then Hose fled from the Mrs. Cranford's version of the affair no doubt is and it certainly putt the Atlanta Constitution and all other advocates of mob and lynch law in a very uncomfortable WOULD-BE LEADERS A under the auspices of the Colored Republican was held last night at Allen A. M. E. for the of en- dorsing President McKinley's ad- ministration and the policy of the United States government during the Spanish-American A program composed of music by the church choir and speeches by eral of the city's most prominent colored men was given before a large J. H. Lott was the presiding officer of the introducing the speakers announcing the musical The first address was given by Gurley who in is no doubt as a the colored people of the United States are among the most loyal citizens of the but it re- mains for the negroes of polis to be the first in a public way to do homage to the flag and to tion toward the defenseless If pains as in this ened day to have to chronicle this news to our many readers and ex- We think the least these would-be negro leaders could have done was to keep While the leading negro bishops and ers of the nation and the leading thinkers are ing against this barbarous action of our a set of men meet in one of the intellectual cities of the our beautiful and claim themselves to be the first start the ball In other they rejoice they were to make asses of themselves and discredit the whole race of While the government soldiers in the Philippines are writing home they the niggers and others they didn't enlist to fight a little coterie of so-called negro leaders and be statesmen meet here and sub- indorse the What as Thomas B. George F. Hoar and George S. and many other old time of the colored think of this subservient and spittle action of Indianapolis The World sincerely hopes the the news of the disgraceful affair will not reach these eminent We would have thought that these men would have met and have taken action in reference to what the federal would do as to the lynching of four negroes in of wUich the polis Journal is becoming We are glad to that the ministers of our city took no active part in these infamous but we are sorry to have seen the house of God desecrated lor a We the good Lord and all good people will deliver the race from such Brother Manning you have voiced our and all we lave to say is simply that if any negro be he great or small endorses the policy which the pursuing in the pine or who upholds dent McKinley's administration in any shape or manner whatever are nothing more nor less than enemies and traitors to the HON. FISHER S. H ASBIS and At- PROFESSION ALi ATTORNEYS Deseret National Bank DICK ELLIS ELLIS Rooms 512 616 Progress if Co. Wholesalers and Retailers ot ETC. 213 SOUTH MAIN SALT W. Attorney and Private legal advisor Rooms 303 and 805 Salt Lake H. L Mining Litigation a Nos. 81 and 82 Thomas Dry f Booms 8S48 Salt lake trunks and Jonathan C. a Royle AT 138 8. Slain Silt Lake HENRY Room 920 Dooly Salt Lake Boom 351 City and County Salt Late E. AT Boom 314 Salt Lake Utah A embracing all the latest designs of Iron in white copper color and combination Brass Beds of and beautiful Will be pleased to submit de- signs for Brass Bed Bed range in price to I Co. Hud AT OFFICES Hooper Salt Lake Pint National Bank AN Miss a white lady who swims in the lower circle of wit for associating with negro by the name of E Chief Hilton was when he learned that A white woman could become is to nog and kiss a and be is determined to pre- vent his white sisters he Erom becoming so We the So far as the Filipino question is the natives in these far-away islands in the Pacific are now being offered the same boon that was offered the American negro in op- to become the subjects of a great and good government This is the greatest blessing that could possibly fall upon the ple of the as it was the greatest blessing that ever fell the negroes in The Filipinos are fighting their saviors because they do not understand what B future this country offer The future that Lincoln offered the is being and once to ask Jf to really and honestly believes that it is any demoralizing for a white easy virtue to hug and kiss negroes than it is for gentlemen to hug and kiss immoral negro For our part we cannot the If merchandise of woman makes herself one man's money is as good as another and a low white woman is no better than a low black P. S. In or der to enable Miss Williams to become perfect white Judge Timmony sent her to jail for ninety 1. B. Truman Boom 830 Late SAMUEL A. First Rational Bank ML OF pine Candies AND Jobber ot Etc. Telephone 117 8. Wart Salt Late Shoe Co MAIN the good old days of that grand ruler never was a kinder hand at the helm of the nation than that of William The other speakers were George Prof. William each of whom gave brief on the competency of the ment to perform its duties in War as well as in A com- on resolutions was appointed consisting of Willis Dr. S. A. Robert Oliver and William and at the close of the meeting a lution was adopted expressing con- torney W. Van Cott arrived in the city the first the week from their European They left A. W. McCune in who will arrive later Mrs. who has been visiting in the south and the returned with her The party were all glad to get back to THK Hon. Charles Martin son and his Bee continues to buzz and In commenting upon our Presidential ticket he thought it was a pretty fair But he has selected a ticket in tion to ours in the persons of the George Pepper Norris of of Pennsylvania for President and A. W. McCone of Utah for If this Editor Jackson is desirous of forming the duties of minister to The Sherman Co. NO. 62 WEST SECOND SOUTH ST. and New York in and United States belief in the high honor and just action of the army and navy in the Philippine The above described meeting was held by a lot of fool would-be negro who held it to en- done the action of the June 1st, graduating exercises were held in all the schools throughout the The were all well filled by the parents and friends of the We had the pleasure of CAPITAL PAID General Banking In an its Theodore John O. T. Moylan C. W. P. George M. Downey John Newell W. K. fi 00. Tel. 505. 15 w. Second REAL Tom Turner S. E. Jenkins Jl 29 E. First South St. Margetts Brewing Co. of Lager Beer and Forte Office and 317 N. Second Family LeaTe orders at 81 W. lit nr OIL ART NEEDLE OIL FOE SALB BY MRS. J. F. TAYLOR Student of the Chicago Art NO STUDIO 710 MAIN ST. kite Size Photo FREE Co. them to their customers for Dry Goods and Family 28 MAIN Washington Market 313 Main Salt Lake ROWE Dealers in Foul try and v Utah Poultry and Produce Commission Co. W. FIRST SOUTH ALT LAKE UTAH L. The Red Hot nil A I 53 West Second TeL Second Hand Store All kinds of Second Hand S. State Sfc SAM ZAKB orre Home 44S. If present at the eighth grade graduating tbe Fremont An exceedingly interesting and very instructive program was rendered by the many In passing impossible for us to refrain from referring to Mist Smith who recited the story of Lady ot the She also executed a very fine Piano Miss Smith is a very sensible young and if she continues to advance intellectually she is bound to make her big mark in this great that Suits We handle and to eood prompt and MILLER i W W. fergus Music 39 MAIN C. BANJOS ETC J. B CO Tailoring Co SECOND ROOM 5. f
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