In my research lately I've had to comb through a lot of old newspapers--and have found some interesting news clips and ads. Seems like a shame that no one else got to see them...hence, this blog.
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Saturday, February 14, 2015
Racism Alive and Well in 1850, 1881 and 1923 (Baltimore Sun)
From Dawson's Daily News 1923:
From Daily True American 1881, a mixed-race wedding with a REAL bad ending.
And from the 1850 Baltimore Sun(telegraphed to the Covington Journal)--a "colored persons" riot: