Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mr. Gray” in article 1 of The Daily Dispatch: December 18, 1865., [Electronic resource]:
... requested to advertise for proposals for the execution of the public printing."
Mr. McRae advocated the contract system and the resolution in a few remarks, but the resolution was lost.
Mr. Gray opposed, in a short but telling speech, the appointment of a Public Printer.
He showed the frauds perpetrated under that system.
Mr. Meade replied with much force in favor of electing a Publi...
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