Category Archives: Politics

A Colored Mans Views

A Colored Man’s Views WHAT HE THINKS OF THE GERRYMANDER. Winter Park, Fla., 2-24-93. Editor Advocate: — I am very sorry to see the plans of a few people to reopen the old incorporation fight which we all hoped had

Dr. M A. Henkel left Friday morning

July 15, 1893 Dr. M A. Henkel left Friday morning of last week for Virginia his state of nativity to visit relaive and friends. Mrs. Atnetritla Isreal, wife of our popular grocer F. R. Isreal le t last week for

The men who run the Town government- Their Re election on Thursday

October 15, 1892 The men who run the Town Government- Their Re election on Thursday. Thursday was election day here and, although there was but one tickit up for elective honors the interest displayed in endeavoring to get out to


  FROM HON J R MIZELL—THE JUDGE KNOWS AND HE TELLS WHAT HE KNOWS. March 4, 1893   Meeting Hon. J. R. Mizell on the street a day or so since our Reporter asked him a few questions and received

A Quiet Election

  July 2, 1893 A Quiet Election ALL IS OVER- THE NEW COUNCIL ORGANIZED. Last Monday as per call of ex- Mayor Chubb the city election under the new act was held. About 30 persons, maybe a few more, voted,

It Is Still Alive.

February 11, 1893 It Is Still Alive. Hannibal Square must Come out. THE FIGHT AGAINST THE PRESENT INCORPORATION IS AGAIN ON TO BE FOUGHT TO THE END. DEAR ADVOCATE:–The petitions posted on the post office building a few days ago

Retiring Message of Mayor Chubb – a splendid vindication of the town government

June 23, 1893   To the Honorable President and Members of the Town Council:   Gentlemen: It becomes my duty to notify you that the Secretary of State of the State of Florida has sent me a copy of a

To The Advocate: Certain men who are…_2-23-1893

Winter Park, Fla.  2-23-1898 To The ADVOCATE:  Certain Men who are Certain med who are endeavoring to run the town by the infamous Gerrymander are making statements on the street- corners that the money of the town is being stolen,