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Letter from Chauncey Mead to W. W. Baker, November 22, 1883

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at the Poles than I saw at Midlothian
 
at the Poles than I saw at Midlothian
 
on the day of Election. Every one,
 
on the day of Election. Every one,
both white & Colored, Seemed at<br/>
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both white & Colored,
perfect liberty to Vote as they<br/>
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pleased. The Election was as<br/>
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quiet and orderly as any I<br/>
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ever attended.
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Hallsboro [Nc.] Nov 22 - 1883

WW Baren Day

Dear Sir

in reply to yours of the 20 for
My opinion in regard to
intimidation being used
by the white People to prevent
the Negroes from exercising
there(?) right of Suffrage in the
late Election, I will Say. That I never Saw more freedom exercised at the Poles than I saw at Midlothian on the day of Election. Every one, both white & Colored,