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Minutes of the Union Temperance Convention of the Colored Citizens : of Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey, Maryland and the District of Columbia.

1843 Regional Convention in Salem 11.pdf

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EAST BALTIMORE TOTAL ABSTINENCE ASSOCIATION. Formed, May 3rd 1841. President, DAVID LOMAX. Present number of members 456.

Delegates.

Joseph Louis, Thomas H. Queen, Daniel Koburn,

BURLINGTON TEMPERANCE SOCIETY, New Jersey. Formed, February 1st 1843. President, JOSHUA WOODLAND. Present number of members 67.

Delegate.

Joshua Woodland.

SCHUYLKILL TEMPERANCE BENEFICIAL SOCIETY, of Pottsville, Pennsylvania. Formed President, WM. H. SUMNER. Present number of members

Delegate.

William Washington.

FRANKFORD TOTAL ABSTINENCE SOCIETY, of Frankford, Pennsylvania. Formed, 1841. President, RANDOLPH PLEASANT. Present number of members 79.

Delegates.

Henderson Davis, John Wilson, James C. Watson.

WEST PHILADELPHIA TEMPERANCE SOCIETY. Formed August 1st 1843. President, GILES SCOTT. Present number of members 55.

Delegates.

Benjamin Harris, William Jackson,

JAMES FORTEN TEMPERANCE BENEFICIAL SOCIETY. of Philadelphia. Formed, April 5th 1842. President, JOHN B. ROBERTS. Present number of members 25.

Delegates.

John B. Roberts, George H. Amos.

DELEVAN UNION TEMPERANCE ASSOCIATION, of Albany, New York. Formed, October 3rd 1842. Members 3000. Rev. J. H. TOWNSEND, participated as honorary member.

WEST CHESTER FARMING TEMPERANCE SOCIETY. Pennsylvania. Formed, President, Present number of members

Delegates.

Abraham D. Shadd, Joseph Thomas, Benjamin Freeman, John Williams,

RACHABITE TEMPERANCE BENEFICIAL SOCIETY, of the First Colored Presbyterian Church of Philadelphia. Formed, President, Present number of members

Delegate.

Charles W. Gardiner.

WASHINGTON CITY.

Delegate.

Mr. Smithie.

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