The vote on Negro Suffrage
January 3, 1866
National news arriving from Washington states that lawmakers have taken a preliminary vote on the subject of African American suffrage.
Testimony is being taken to prove that a vote was taken upon this question as preliminary to showing that the vote is illegal.
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