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Description: Contest Over U. S. Senatorship in GA;
Gov. Colquitt Is Zealous Baptist
Newspaper published in: Athens, AL
Source: Madison Co. Library, Huntsville, AL
Page/Column: Page 1, Column 1; Page 3, Column 3
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The contest over the United States senatorship in Georgia is growing interesting. Senator Norwood, the incumbent, Gen. Colquitt, governor elect, Col. Thos. Hardeman, Hon. B. H. Hill, ex-Governor Herschell, V. Johnson, etc., etc., are all spoken of, and several of them anxious for the honor.
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Gov. Colquitt, of Georgia, is a zealous Baptist, and preaches every Sunday to the negroes whom he employs.