Negro Civilization in the South: Educational, Social and Religious Advancement of the Colored People. A Review of Slavery as a Civil and Commercial Question. The "divine Sanction of Slavery." A Glance at African History. Ethnological Status of the Negro, Etc

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Wheeler bros., 1880 - 172 halaman

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Halaman 73 - And it shall come to pass in that day, That the Lord shall set his hand again the second time To recover the remnant of his people, Which shall be left, from Assyria, And from Egypt, and from...
Halaman 57 - He that leadeth into captivity shall go into captivity; he that killeth with the sword must be killed with the sword.
Halaman 170 - One God, one law, one element, And one far-off divine event, To which the whole creation moves.
Halaman 43 - Presidents chosen from the South ; as well as the control and management of most of those chosen from the North. We have had sixty years of Southern Presidents to their twenty-four, thus controlling the executive department. So of the judges of the Supreme Court, we have had eighteen from the South, and but eleven from the North; although nearly four-fifths of the judicial business has arisen in the Free States, yet a majority of the court has always been from the South. This we have required so...
Halaman 44 - We have had a vast majority of the higher offices of both army and navy, while a larger proportion of the soldiers and sailors were drawn from the North. Equally so of clerks...
Halaman 120 - A popular government without popular information or the means of acquiring it is but a prologue to a farce or a tragedy, or, perhaps, both. Knowledge will forever govern ignorance; and a people who mean to be their own governors must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives.
Halaman 22 - ... they must penetrate the human soul, and eradicate the light of reason and the love of liberty!
Halaman 11 - Georgia be at liberty to import. The Western people are already calling out for slaves for their new lands, and will fill that Country with slaves if they can be got through South Carolina and Georgia. Slavery discourages arts and manufactures. The poor despise labor when performed by slaves.
Halaman 44 - Presidents (pro tern.) of the Senate, we have had twenty-four to their eleven. Speakers of the House we have had twenty-three, and they twelve. While the majority of the Representatives, from their greater population, have always been from the North, yet we have so generally secured the Speaker, because he, to a great extent, shapes and controls the legislation of the country.
Halaman 11 - The British government constantly checked the attempts of Virginia to put a stop to it. The present question concerns not the importing states alone, but the whole Union Maryland and Virginia, he said, had already prohibited the importation of slaves expressly.

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