Race and Place Newspapers

Richmond Planet

Newspaper Information
Location: Richmond, Virginia
Date of Publication: January 27, 1894 (Saturday)
Frequency: Weekly
Article Transcripts

Page 04

Column 01
Samaritans to the Front

Transcript of Article

There will be a public meeting at the Third St. A.M.E. Church, on Monday night, the 5th of January, under the auspices of the Samaritans of this city.

Addresses are expected from National Grand Sire, David F. Batts of Petersburg; Hon. J.E. Reid, Grand Secretary of the State Grand Lodge, and Past Grand Chief Robert Kelser of Charlottesville also John W. Grinnell. All members of the Order in this city, Manchester and vicinity and their friends are invited to attend as the addresses will be of a high order of excellence, dealing with the origin and purposes of the order, its accomplishments in this state and its plans for the future. Those who attend will be amply repaid.

The arrangements are under the direction of Mr. J.B. Taylor, Deputy for this city.

Summary of Article
This article announces a public meeting of the Samaritan order of Richmond at the Third A.M.E. Church. The meeting will consist of numerous addresses from prominent members of the order and promises to be both informative and intellectually stimulating.

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