Newspaper of New National Era, April 10, 1873, Page 4

Newspaper of New National Era dated April 10, 1873 Page 4
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A25.0 WO PECTC Joy to the World--' Dr. Worm ley's Pectoi Bronchitis, AstInn; ^ 11 i? a -lire < ure and -ate remedy, at injurious u- it- component part- are the greatest suooe?, aint there are now mi almo-t in-taut.ine,,ii- relief from it- ii-e. It has never failed, and the prnpriet a case of cold ..r ro\t<di <mile-- . au-ed by < Hold W dec 12 ly Sold retail 1 AT TIIK \\ I.MIOW. 1 heaid the woodpecker peckiuy, The bluebird tenderly sine;; I turned and looked out of my window,"' And lo, it wa spring' A breath from tropical border-, Just a tinnlo. flowed into tin room. And washed my face cleaned' its sadufs ltlew my heart into bloom. The loves I have kept for a lifetime, Sweet huils 1 have shielded from snow, lireak forth into full leaf and tassel When spring winds do blow . For the -ap of my life goes upward, Obeying the same sweet law That waters the heart of the maple. After a thaw. I forget my old age and grow youthful ltathing in wind-tides of spring, When 1 hear the woodpecker peeking, The lir-t bluebird sing. ?Jaines Maurice Thompson in April itltD.'ir Tilt: < IIAIXEIt HOST. The potato famine in Ireland was now hen felt more severely than in that part of tin country where the following story is told aa true tale : In a small village in one of the most bar reu districts of the we?t of Ireland, then lived a very poor widow whose sole inheri tance from her husband were two hoalthi children, girls, of the respective ages of tlirei uu<] live, i'ainfullv ami by the utmost ell'or she had contrived to pass two years of liei sorrowful widowhood. l!ud and scanty food obtained only by labor too great for her del icate frame, had at last thrown her upon hei sick bed, and death, in pity, removed her ii a few days and without great suffering fron all her earthly troubles. The poverty of the whole parish was s, great that nothing could be done for the pooi orphans. All the neighbors, with the lit most desire to help, w ere too famine stricken aud heard their ow n children too often on in vain for bread, to assist others. "If the children could only be got to Kit burn"?a village some miles distant?sail one of the neighbors, after the poor motliei had been buried, "a brother of their fathei lives there, and he could not possibly refuse to take care of them." " ISut matters are as bad there as here,' replied another, "and I fear they will be n< better off there." "It eannot possibly be worse than here for nothing but starvation stares them in the face. If we send them to their relations, we have dene our duty. We cannot possibl) keep them here." All were nl last agreed upon this ; and as there was a earner w ho, on the next day, vvagoing near to Kilburn, tie was requested, a? an act of charity, to take the children witl him. The man readily consented, and tin neighbors felt satisfied that they had done all that could he required of them". The carrier, as agreed, came the next dav and took the two girls l izzie was seven now, and Mary live?in his cart with him, The timid children kept very quiet aud close together, and the carrier hardly looked al them. Towards noon they reached the spot where the cart would turn oil. The man lifted them out, showed them the road to the left, and bade them go straight forward, ami if they diil not turn front the highroad tliev would, in about two bonis, come to the place. lie then drove oil'. The children sobbed out, "good-bye," and looked after him a* long as thay could see the least speck of the cart, and then they both began to cry, Lizzie ceased her crying tirst; she tool, hold of bet little sister's hand, who had seated herself on the grass, and said; "Let up, Marv! we must not stay here, if we wish to get to Kilhurn. We cannot stop here on the road." "1 am so hiiii"i\," sobbed Mary; "we have hud nothing to eat all day." And again they both began to cry ; for Lizzie was eijuallv hungry. The poor children had gone to bed without food the night before; it was a long time since they had a full meal; the neighbors where they had stayed since the death of their mother, had not given them any breakfast, as the poor people had icallv themselves nothing to eat. It was now dinner time, but there wa* no dinner for them. "Come, Mary!" at last said Lizzie, " we must try to get to some house; we may perhaps get a little bread or a lew potatoes. If we stay here we shall starve ; no one will bring us anything to cat here." "Oh! if our mothei were but alive!" e\ctainted the little one, getting up with dilllcultv. The children were vciy weak, and could only drug thencelve- slowly along. Hand in hand tlu-y tottered on. r-everal times Marv declared "that she could go no further, and sat down on the highroad; and it vvn- with the greatest dilliculty that l.izzie ] er-iiaded her to get u]iagain and pursue their way. At last l.izzie fancied she saw a house, and poiuted toward the spot. "Now," sai.l Mary, "we shall soon get something to eat; we shall rind kind people there." It took them more than a ijuarlcr of an hour before they reached the farm-house, for such it proved to he. With hesitating steps they entered into the yard, tor they had never begged before in spite of their former ini?erv. Rut at this moment they could think of nothing else hut their terrible hunger. When a lew Steps from the holi-e they heaid the larmcs violently ?< ohliug one <>t hi- na n. 'then he went into the house, fiercely closed the dooi after him, so as to make the w indows rattle, < ontinuing his abuse all the time. The children, terrific laiiJ*with beating hearts, stood still at the door until the voice ceased. Then J.izzic opened the door, and l>oth children entered. The farmer sat in an arm-chair by the lire. "Well, what d? you want" he harshly; asked the children, who were too frightened to utter a word and to tell their errand. "Can't you apeak?'" he asked still more roughly. I.Iziie at last took courage, and -aid gently: "Oh, if ymi would he so good as to give um the least little bite to eat?a small piece of bread or a few potatoes." "1 thought so," ahouteil the farmer ; "I was sure you were nothing hut heggaia, although you do not seem to belong to this neighborhood. We have plenty of thosej here, and do not want tbetn to tome from J other parts. We have not Lread for our 0 REV SMLE )RAL ft 1 Have Come to Ci ral Syrup is a Suit C i, and all Lung and II nl can be n"ciI by the most ilelicate invalii purely vegetable. It has been used for iiiibera .if persons in this city who can lc or does not hesitate to offer a reward of tv on in in pt ion) which this remedy, if fairly Itulcwalo fc?y C'HA HliKN Nl ?y all Druggists. 480 I WIITG "THE AMEI 423 Broome S (JWM d JM First premiums wherever eshibite allowed for Second-hand Instruments in From Mr Ehcard Ho " 1 conscientiously believe that you r.." From the "The American Piano lias deserv 4?sJ" Responsible Agent3 wanted for j?ii2<J Ohio WING i ? | selves in these hard times. You will t I nothing here. Be oil", this moment!" j The children, both dreadfully frightem ' | began to fry bitterly. : "That will not do you any good," c( j tinned the man; "that kind of whining j nothing new to me, and won't move n | I.el your parents feed you ; but they . | doubt prefer idling rather than getting th living by honest labor." '! "Our parents are both dead," said Lizz "1 thought so," replied the farm "Whenever children are sent out to hi their father and mother are always dead, at least their father. This is a mere exct for heggiug. Be off, this minute!" "We have not eaten a morsel the win t day," pleaded Lizzie. "We are so t'u r that we cannot move u step. If youwoi hut give us the least little hit to eat, we t I so hungry." r "I have told you I would not. Beggi , get nothing here." , The farmer got up with a threatening lot Lizzie quickly opened the door and drew 1 , sister with her. The children again stood . | the farm-yard, hut knew not what to do. St . j detil v little Mary drew her hand front her s l let's clasp, and went to the other side oft ' j yard ; there was a tierce dog chained ; 1 dinner stood before hint in a wooden has . Mary put her hand into the basin and beg I to eat with the dog. I.izzie went nearer a r saw that in the basin there was some liqt . in which a few pieces of bread and some boil . potatoes were floating. .She, likewise, coi not resist; she had but one feeling?that the most gnawing hunger; she took some , the bread and potatoes ami ate them greedi The dog, not accustomed to such gues looked at the children full of astonishmer ! he drew back, then sat down and left tin . his dinner, of which he had eaten but vc little. At this moment the farther stepi into the vard ; lie wished to see. whether t children had really left, and then lie suwt' , singular scene. The dog was noted for , tiereeuess, and feared alike by old and youii , lie wis obliged to he constantly chained. . , one dared to come near him except his tin . ter. Kveu the servant put his food heft hint in the most cautious manner. In the first moment the man thought ! nothing hut the fearful danger in which t children were, and walking quickly towa I them, lie exclaimed : , "Don't you see the dog* He will tc , you to pieces !" , But suddenly he stopped, as it rooted . the ground ; the dog bad got up again a I gone nearer the children, then he looked his master and wagged his tail. It seem as if he wished to say. " Don't drive my guests away ! ' At that sight a great change came over t j man ; the spectacle before him acted like electric shot, and feelings, such as he h never had before, seemed to stir within hii The children hail risen, terrified, at the c; of the man, fearful of punishment tor havi eaten against his command. They sto with downcast eyes. At last, after sever minutes' silence, the farmer asked : " Are yon really so fearfully hungry th voir do not even despise the dog's food?" I Isut without waiting for an answer, | continued, j "Come in, then, you shall have soiuethii ! to eat, and as much as you like." j And then taking them by the haud lie 1< | them into the house, calling out to the se vant: j " Kiddy, get some hot bread and milk, ai I be quick, tor these children." I The dog had shamed his master?the bru i had shamed the man. Touched by what 1 I had seen, the farmer was anxious to mal 1 amends for what Ids conscience showed hi 11<> he a great sin. lie seated the children the table, sat down by them, and kind asked them their names. " My name is Lizzie," said the cldes " and nu sister is called Mary." " Have your parents been dead long?" " t >ur hither lias been dead two years, hi ' oiu mother oulv died last week." Vt It.I. r.t- ll.a'.r 1 i?lii!. Ire 11 began to weep. J " Don't cry, children," said the iarme I kindly, " Ciod will, in one way or anothe j take care of you. But tell me now, whei do you come front'."' '"From l.oilghrea," replied the child. "From I.oughrea?" asked the man, "froi l.oilghrea'.' That is strange!" He began to ?uspect the truth, and askc hesitatingly, "What was your father's name "Martin Sullivan," replied Lizzie. "What -Martin?Martin Sullivan?" I r\. laimed, jumping up at the same time aii : l asting a piercing look at the children, the .Highly tightening them. His face grew red?then tears came tni ! hi* ey es?an last he sobbed aloud. He too the youngest child in his arms, pressed hf ! to his heart and kissed her. The child stru^ | gled and called for help to her sister; sli | could not think what the man meant. Then he put down the little one an.I di 1 the same to Lizzie, who look it more tjuielly as she had seen that the man did uot hut her sister. At last, becoming more com]>osed, h dried his tears, and said: "Do you know my name, children?" "Xo," replied Lizzie. "How happened it, then, that you havt come to me ?" lie asked. "Has any one sen vou to nie ?" "Xobody has sent us," replied Luz.V "We were'to go to Kilburn, where a brothei of our father lives, and they said he wouh gladly receive us. But I do' not believe It, for our mother always said that he is a hard T t? & NE ifAHD. 1 V6 SYRUP me and Not to Kill! lire for Coughs, Colds Toiicliial Affections. 1 ainl the youngest infant without fear ot an several years in a large number of cases wit ar testimony t> it-> efficacy, ami have derive venty lite dollars to any one who will produ. triefl, will fail to cure. 'ennsylvania Avenue, Washington, D. C. <Sz S03ST, tICAN PIANO," treet, New York. il? Prices low for the quality?Large pri. Exchange. (Titian, the Celebrated Pianist : r Piano is, in every respect, a moat magnifice "Independent " edly become a very popular Instrument." unoccupied territory. Send for circulars to & SON, 423 Broome St., N Y. ;et | hearted man who does not care for his re ' j tions." ?d, "Vour mother was quite right when s said so," said the farmer. "Put what w ,n- you do if this hard-hearted man does not is ceive you?" jo. "Then we shall have to starve," answei n# I.izzie. eir "No, no," exclaimed the man quickly : ' .shall never como to that?never! Dry yc ie. tears. The merciful God has had pity er. ' your helplessness, and lias made use ol 2g, tierce brute to soften the heart of your unc or and therefore lie will never forsake vol rse never." 1 The children looked at the man in ut ale j bewilderment; they did not understand wl ed : he said?his words and his behavior wt ild ! alike strange to them. This he soon p ire 1 ceived, for he added, "Vou wore going i Kilburn to Patrick Sullivan; you are alrca irs thereI am your uncle, and now thai know you are the children of my brotl >k. Martin, 1 make you welcome." ior The children's tears quickly changed ii in smiles, and the meal which litddy just th id- put on the table for them made them for; lis- their grief. i... <?ii: 1....1 i..i .... ii.ij r.,?. ... Iiis Kilburn about a year before. A kind Pro in. denco bad directed the children's steps an him; but if the dog had not taught hin nd lesson of kindness, who knows what mis lor after all have become of the poor orphai led But IIcfcwho is the Father of the fatherh lid would surely not have forsaken them. ,of PROPOSALS POR RENTING II'/ 1 WHARF, ts, '1! Board of Pi'ui.if Works, om District of Columbia. try Washington, March 10, 1873 >ed SEALED PROPOSALS will be received lie the Board of Public Works of the District his Columbia until 12 M., March 1G, 1873, for re his ing the Fish Wharf a! the foot of Potomac stre ig; Georgetown, until June 1, 1873. The Board reserves the right to reject any is. all hid?.. )re Bids must he directed to the Vice President the Board, and indorsed "Proposals for Re ing Fish Wharf. ." By order of the Board. 1,0 EDWARD JOHNSON, mat 13 ?t Chief Clerk j CBiUGI V. TllO.11 AN, to i Attorney and Counsellor at La\ i Office of Hon. A. G. Riddle, ed j WASHINGTON, D. C., I Practices in all of the Court3 of the Distr aud before the Southern Claim Commission, he ' All claims of Southern loyalists against 1 an Government for stores or supplies taken or t ad i nished the Cnitcd States army during the reb ai, I lion, forwarded through the New Nation jll Era, will receive special attention. jan23tl JOS. T K. PLANT, al : Justice of the Peace, Notai Public, and lie I Commissioner of Iter lis for ti 1J= : amies mill m errnuries, i ed Comer of Eighth and E Streets, Northwe r" ! WAS1IIXGTOX, V. c. id i te<y ALL DESCRIPTION'S OF LEGAL P PEKS PREPARED AT SHORT NOTIC te COPYING PROMPTLY ATTENDED T he | SPECIAL ATTENTION GIVEN TO LAN te LORD AND TENANT lil SINESS. m | aplUly jy I g Y8 T O N E HOUBB, t,j 6T MRS. CORNELIA E. GILDER' li' j No. iyi7 Pine Street Philadelphia, h MEALS SERVED AT ASY TIME. r, i r'(' Tables always supplied with the Lest in seas , that the market atlords. Parlors convenie and cheerful. Beds and rooms comfortable ai pure. The best House in this citv for trausie 111 or permanent hoarders. Give ua a call. ; no? 9-tf JVL. ~EJ. ?r!. UAK,Y, ARTISTE IN "| WAX. I'AI'KR, LEATHER, AND HAI r- FLOWERS. Fupils :,.r,,rj >aturda\? fiuu, 2 t.. o F i 'r >. No. SL'l I .mrteerith street Northac-t. 'e *? '. i Jmo , of DISTRICT "V COLUMBIA. BOARD OF HEALTH. ' Washingto.v, April 2. 1H7S. NOTICE e Whereas by I .-solution adopted by thin H March 6, lts72, Ailanthus 'I rees were declared be nmsanc.-s iryjurious t<> heeltii: therefore Resolved, That if said trees are not prune within twenty Geiyi from the date hereof, u as ? effectually abate said nuisance, it thai! Lethedu . of the Health Officer to destroy or cause tl same to be destroyed without further notic Raised March 23, 1872. CHILIS. C. GUA, M. D . i?resider,r Bcarl of Health. ' i Attest; > i o. w. Bliss, 79. d . J Secretary. aprlC-i ~W K ATIOK A Jb $500 Reward! (^."RUNAWAY!"! ranmiSruiuoab. i I A IKCOSD OT * Facts, Narrating the Hardships, Hair-Breadth Escapes, and Death Struggles of the Slaves in their Efforts for Freedom BY WII.IJAM STIIX, *> I' , 1 "T many vear3 connected with the Ami Slavery | Office Philadelphia. and Chairman of the Acting Volant Committee of the Philadelphia trated with 70 fina Tingraviags by Benseil, | Schell, and others, and Portraits from Photographs from Life. 9 frotnagreat number tf cordial leltera comi men ling th? Underground Railroad, the Author electa a few brief extracts only from eminent , friends of Freedom who tare examined the I work. From II m. Lloy.l Garni n . . i lV I have examined it with a deep and thrilling L ! interest. It is a most important portion of An" i ti-Slavery history. Its reliableness, moreoTer, j *' cannot be called in question. It is a book for every household. ?e ? 1 / torn S. /'. Chats, Chiti Justice of I S. Su- \ prime Court ! No one probably has had equal opportunities with yourseif of listening to the narratives of j I fugitive slaves. No one will repeat them more truthfully, and no stories can be more fraught with interest than theirs. ~ From J. M. SfcKim A book so unique in k.ud, so startling in in terest, and so trustworthy in its statements, cannot fail to command a large readiug now, and in generations yet to come. From lion. ITenry Wilson, V, e Pre i.lent: You have done a good work. This story of th? heroic conduct of fugitives of oppression, and of the devotion of their friends, will be read with deep interest, especially by the old friends of the slave in the stern struggle through es which we have passed. I hope your labors will be rewarded by a grateful public. From Jlon. Charles Sumner : ill The Underground Railroad has performed its part, but it must always be remembered grateiu'.ly, as one of the peculiar institutions of our country. I cannot think of it without a throbbing heart. k ou do well to commemorate those associated with it by service or by benefit?the saviours and the saved. !a. From Horace Greeley : i For most of the vears I have lived, the escape jjp of fugitives from slavery, and their efforts to .jjj baffle the human and other bloodhounds who ' tracked them, formed the romance of American n " History. That romance is now ended, and our grandchildren will hardly believe its leading e" incidents except on irresistible testimony. I rejoice that you are collecting and presenting ft that testimony, and heartily wish you a great >ur success, on f a From if/;'. H. Furness, D.l>. le, Having read this record of <-The Undkrl GROcxn 1{ah roai>," I can only say that it is a work of extraordinary interest and of great value (er as an illustration of the terrible despotism, iaj which a little while ago reigned over us all, and which is now (thank heaven 1t no more. er" From John G. Whittier : Thebooh is more interesting than any romance. "J It wiil be of permanent value to the historian of ^ * the country during the anti-slavery struggle. Iff I cheerfully commend it to the public farm. ito From (ien. O. O. Howard: ell You could not prepare a work that would at;et ford more instruction and interest to me than a detailed history of the operations of the so ,lti called''I nderground Railroad." lam delighted vj. at the examination 1 have been permitted to to g've 'Le proof, and think thousands will rise up t a to call you blessed for >our faithful record of our 'lit crime.'' ns' From Hon. Henry < . Carey . ,ss Mr. Still's work appears to me to he one of great interest, and 1 most heartily unite in re commending it to the public attention. > H sol.It ONLY BY SUBSCRIPTION. Bound in Fine English Cloth, extra gilt. 51 50 Paneled St)le, full gilt 5 00 Sheep. Library Style 5 50 Half Turkey Morocco 0 CO by (bay-Good Agents Wanted. 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' SIX PER CENT. INTEREST PAID ON ' DEPOSITS. i Open from 9 A. M. t.i > P. M. tnarU-tf Ayer's Sarsaparilla, FOR PURIFYING THE BLOOD. n(j j This i ompound of the ul i , vegetable alterative,,SartCfefcrva v "ej.ariila, Dot lt, Still,n jQjn jlxQxia igia. and Mandrake with m ithe Io 1. ..f Potassiam T^Jat"! Iron makes a most ^Ineffectual cure ot a aeries I complaints which are verv prevalent ami amict !H ; ing. It purifies the blood, ! purges out the lurking humors in the system,

that undermine health and settle into tremble : some disorders. Kruptions of the skin are the H appearance on the surface o< humorathat should i be expelled from the blood. Internal derange merits are the determination of these same hu j mors to some internal organ, or organs, whose j action they derange, and whose substance they \ disease and deatroy. Area's Saa.saeaaii.i.a ex| pels these humors from the blood. V\ hen they arc gone, the disorder- thee produce disappear, ' such as Ulcerations of the Lieer, Stomach, kid| neys, Lungs, Eruption) an't Emptier Jhseases rd | of the Skin, St. Anthony $ Eire, Hose or Erj to j sipelas, Pimples, Pustules, Blotches, Hcils, Tu ; mors, Tetter mn<i Suit Uheum, Scald Head. Hi rig d ieorm. Vlcert and Sorts. Hkrumatism. .Nearalto gia, fain in the Hones. Side and Head, Female ty ' Weakness, Sterility. Leaeorrkcea arising from i it internal ulceration and uterine disease, biopsy. ! t. ; lyspepsii. Emanation and General L>elduty. I W ith their departure health returns. Prepared by I Da. J. C. aV?K a CO., Lowell, Mam . Practical and Analytical Cnemistsfc? Soli by all Druggists and Dealer# in it 1 Medicine. tain ' L EH A. New York Tribune. 1873. Now, & heretofore, Tax Tatatr.vx strives to be first of all and pre-eminent;? a nrvspaper. France a Republic?England and Germsnv gradually permeated with Republican ideas ? Spain swaying in the nerveless grasp of a ruler too good for a King and too weak for a Republican. who is auable to govern the great island that blocks the entrance to our Gulf of Mexico, and equally unable to g.re it up?the Germanspeaking peoples agitated by a new Protestant ism, separating from the See of Rome on the dogma of i'apa! Infallibility and assuming to recognite the "Old Catholics''?the whole bon- j tinent pervaded by the intellectual ferment that comes of the conflict between old ideas, philosophical, theological, material, and the advances of Physical Science?Russia and Great Ilritain running a race for the final gams that shall determine Asiatic supremacy?China seeming vauile frt absriiTin h<?r a lv*niv?j ?nrl roolrsn Vior half opened gates?Japan abolishing feudalism and inviting Western civilization to irradiate Western commerce to enrich her long-hidden empire?such are phases of the news from abroad which the mails over all Continents and the wires under ail Seas are daiiy bearing to as. With able and trusted Correspon lents in the leading capitals, ami wherever great changes are in progress, The Tribune aims, at whatever 1 cost, to lav before its readers the most prompt, complete, and popular presentment of these diverse and conflicting movements?thrcugh all of which, as it fondly trusts, the toiling masses are everywhere struggling up toward larger re cognition and a brighter future. At home the struggle for Freedom seeuis over. The last slave has long been a citizen . the last opposition, to emancipation, enfranchisement, eijual civil rights, has been formally abandoned. No party. North or South, longer disputes the result of the War for the Union, ail declare that | these results must never be undone; and, with a whole people thus united on the grand plat, form of All Right3 for All, whereto our bloody struggle, and the prolonged civil contests that j followed, have led us, the Republic closes the records of the bitter, hateful Past, and turns peacefully, hopefully, to the less alarming be' cause less vital problems of the Future. To whatever may elucidate the general discussion j or action on these, The Tribune gives amplest ! space and most impartial record. Whatever parties tnay propose, whatever political leaders may say. whatever officers may do, is fairly set down iu its columns, whether this news helps or binders its own views. Its readers have the right to an honest statement of the facts ; and this they always get. But as to its own political principles, Tut. 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As an i hi, .:.,r. himtis n ... bd an .. fcotive diffusion of r ght pro. ij. , * % i . , eded ?ti*tr;ii tion, an I tor t.v i\, %>?e habi-s of industry ? , i.v, ? , i imo whi.ii condneo to id give rtali'y and energy : f ^ ?-, ?uring in return bl*?ssir gs :he g . 1 Wlrft#tf od I>r> t? v. N * .% i , , e colored n?*n, an 1 the contr ibnt ?r* w 1. lint) colored. ?* * th .u.-is w b? . e discussion of aii po\s oris : - t\ , .p r ice to the country by any f t ? , <' .. unication* suitable f"-r puhli n . ? - limit*. are solicited frorn .r !r.< Is in ? iris of he >untry, *,> ? ... > ate*. itJK FOLITiCAl. DFFAKTMKN I Cpon all j iestions inv ?iving th *??pec.-?. . . re*U ot the Colore! Am n <m , t./ M., :L tuple rule of <* pial; .?:< : ?r h m s i . n the policy of the \ : w N \ r <>\ ar I? jraand the recognition of nr right f r tiren which it will not free v a ord to ? . v her. It Wi l oppose any attempt to c nt o ivileges upon a cla/s, that arc withheld from e humblest citizen in the land. It will detr.a:. t revery citi/.en equality before the law, ar. 1 ? , otection of person and property .n every Sta id Territory of the National I'm on. The Ntw X \ io\ar h'lti u.!l Tm'k h.xh cr . . . 1 >on all public question?, and labor to inspire ? openness of p .rpose and once ra :>* unity of tion, especially amongthe n>\vlv inch.sed eople of the reconstructed S.a'i-s llcmeu; ering the past history ? f the Hepu' ,u party [id recogni ing what it has done for the colore l eople of the nation, the Nkw Natmnai hint ill give its hearty support to that ; irty with > nerve* This pledge of fidelity t ?ti I tot? . in party is given under the nmv.. tion, ar. i ith the assurance, that in the fui.re. as it, t: Ut. that party wi:i he the ,t. a dfast an i ?nlle\r ippott of tho* prir.ci; 'msof i . t. e ar. 1 ..t : , hich have now bec.*>tn?* a pat t fthe organ f the land. THE KDt'CATIi ?\AL DI PARTMi.S l. 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