edge,” as she expressed it. Again the appeal was made.
“can you imagine, Mrs. Howe
, under any
the twinkle came into the gray eyes.
“I am pretty old, but I think
I could manage a broomstick!”
the tension broke in laughter, and the sisters were sisters once more.
. worked as usual.
Attended the meeting in favor of the abolition of the death Penalty, which was interesting.... I spoke on the ground of hope.”
.... I hope to take life more easily now than for some time past, and to have rest from the slavery of pen and ink.”
. .... was interviewed by a Miss X, who has persevered in trying to see me, and at last brought a note from--. she is part editor of a magazine named ‘success,’ and, having effected an entrance, proceeded to interview me, taking down my words for her magazine, thus getting my ideas without payment, a very mean proceeding... .”
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benefit, Hollis Street Theatre.”
“this meeting scored a triumph, not only for the performers, but for the race.
presided with much good grace and appreciation.
was the least distinct.
, of Atlanta University, read a fine and finished discourse.
was eloquent as usual, and the Hampton
quartet was delightful.
At the tea which ”