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Huntsville Independent (AL)
Huntsville Independent (AL)
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Description: Capt. Johnson Possible Gubernatorial Candidate;
Hon. Herbert Obtains Position in Treasury for Oliver Marks

Date: July 16 1885

Newspaper published in: Huntsville, AL

Source: Madison County, AL Library

Page/Column: Page 2, Column 3

OVER THE STATE
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The papers have now fairly gotten Capt. J. F. Johnson’s name before the people as a possible gubernatorial candidate. As yet, of course, the Captain has said nothing.—Montgomery Advertiser.
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Hon. H. A. Herbert has obtained a fair position in the Treasury Department at Washington for Oliver Marks, a good colored Democrat of this county. It will be entirely convinced that the Democrats are their best friends. The fact has existed for years.—Montgomery Advertiser.

Submitted: 02/08/19 (Edited 07/13/19)

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