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Colored Convention of the Texas Farmers Association

1880TX-State-Dallas_Report_Galveston-Daily-News_1880-02-18_cropped-page1-5.pdf

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The question was temporarily disposed of by the adoption of the following:

Whereas, there are four or five newspapers controlled and edited by colored people in the state of Texas, and

Whereas, the association is not as yet organized throughout the state, and is without sufficient means to support any particular newspaper at present before it.

Resolved, that the Texas Farmers' association have no particular or special organ at this time, and that this convention invites the papers throughout the state to publish all matter appertaining to the association.

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