Englander, who came to Charleston
as William P. Kellogg
went to New Orleans, armed with a carpetbag, a pleasant manner, and an eloquent tongue.
He has been long in power, and has been savagely abused by the Conservatives, not without good cause; but he is now changing his policy, curbing the excesses of his coloured friends, and listening more and more to the White
Such moderate Conservatives as Captain Walker
and George A. Trenholm
, are disposed to work with him, instead of speaking, voting, and caballing against him. Chamberlain
has done much mischief and is capable of doing more.
An abler man than Kellogg
, he has also a finer field in South Carolina
has in Louisiana
has a solid Negro majority at his back.
He is also stronger in the North
; not because people in Boston
and New York either know or like him better than his rival, but because they have a fresher recollection of the sins of Charleston
than they have of New Orleans.
In any measures of repression he might choose to adopt, Chamberlain
could count on the support of Congress and the sympathy of every city in the North
The sin of Charleston
is the sin