THOUGHTS, DOINGS, AND SAYINGS OF THE RACE,
Addresses, Lectures, Biographical Sketches, Sermons,
Poems, Names of Universities, Colleges, Seminaries,
Newspapers, Books, and a History of the Denomi¬
nations, giving the Numerical Strength of Bach.
In fact, it teaches every subject of interest
to the colored people, as discussed by
more than one hundred of their
wisest and best men and women.
ILLUSTRATED WITH BEAUTIFUL HALF-TONE ENGRAVINGS.
Compiled and Arranged by James T. Haley.
SOLD BY SUBSCRIPTION EXCLUSIVELY.
No man has a right to bring up his children without surrounding them with good books
if he has the means to buy them. A library is one of the necessities of life. A book is
better for weariness than sleep ; better for cheerfulness than wine ; it is often a better phy¬
sician than a doctor, and a better preacher than a minister.—Beecher.
NASHVILLE, TENN. :
HALEY & FLORIDA.