pinions, giving your enemies, the Democrats, a chance of slipping in?
Guess that's so, he answered; but we like to have our share, and the Republicans cheat us every way.
Indeed! I thought they gave you liberty, and fought for you against their brethren in the South?
Guess that was long ago. That dead and buried.
I am speaking of to-day.
We coloured people vote the Republican ticket.
When they get in, by coloured votes, they give us nothing.
We have a White Governor, a White Secretary of the Commonwealth, a White Chief-Justice.
Would you like to have a Black Chief-Justice in the seat of Daniel Agnew
Well, sah, might we not have a coloured councillor, a coloured letter-carrier, a coloured policeman?
In New Jersey, just across the Delaware, you see coloured police-officers and coloured magistrates.
In Pennsylvania, though we call ourselves Republicans, we have no coloured men in office, save the turnkeys in the police-yard, and these coloured officers are req