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American Missionary

Volume 44, No. 2

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1890
Language: English
Wordcount: 17,135 / 67 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 60.9
LoC Categories: AP, BR
Downloads: 1,620
Added to site: 2005.03.03 9902
Genres: Religion, Periodical

ow something, also, of the struggles of that people against almost insuperable difficulties in trying to obtain food, homes and education. In addition to all this, the public press keeps us informed with sad frequency of the repeated murders inflicted upon the defenceless colored people.

Second Fact. We learn with gratification that Southern people of high standing denounce these outrages. Governor Richardson, of South Carolina, assured a colored delegation that called upon him, that he had offered a reward for the apprehension of the Barnwell murderers, and pledged his sacred word that nothing would be undone on his part to bring the lynchers to condign punishment. Senator Wade Hampton is said to have endorsed the sentiments of the Governor, and leading Southern papers have censured in unmeasured terms this outrage.

But as yet these murderers have not been arrested, and we presume that no one expects they will be. The murderers of Mr. Clayton, of Arkansas, who presumed to run as an ind



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