1919 Oct. 30
Baltimore (Md.) - Describing the Distinguished Service Cross bestowed by the French Government to Harry Friedenwald's butler, Nicholas Rodgers, "one of the only 150 colored men in the whole State of Maryland who enlisted." Attached to verso of Mary White Ovington's letter to the Dayton N.A.A.C.P. (mums312-b165-i173).
1919 Aug. 14
McCabe, F. D.
New Orleans (La.) - The First Lieutenant Camp Champlain's rebuttal of claims of discriminatory practices at Camp Alexander, and commending the armed forces on their service and accomplishments; verso bears a piece on conferences "of all Denominations at work among Negroes" to be held that September in New York, as convened by Bishop Wilbur P. Thirkield.
Africa, Eastern - Pages from the December 1917 issue which contains articles on: German East Africa which notes General Smuts, Major General Sir Jacobus Van Deventer, and Brig. General Edward Northey; Africa during World War I: "Gold Coast Red Cross, Lady Clifford's Great Effort at Accra,"France and the Cameroons," and "French Colonial Africa, Record of Wise Colonisation and Promising Territory.... more
1919 Mar. 4
Baltimore (Md.) - A "Baltimore News" feature clipped by Henry Romeike, Inc., on the conferral of a new trial to the 18 officers convicted of assaulting a white girl at Camp Grant; see also mums312-b165-i415-i416.
Detroit Free Press Co.
Detroit (Mich.) - Announcing and advertising Du Bois's impending address at the Second Baptist Church on "The Negro and the War."
1919 May 24
Henry Romeike, Inc.
New York (N.Y.) - A small feature from the "Army and Navy Journal" clipped by Henry Romeike, Inc., on an official decision deeming a colored officer "unqualified" as "Negroes are deficient in moral fiber, rendering them unfit as officers and leaders of men" and outlining the protests made thereto to the War Dept. See also mums312-b165-i416, i424.
1919 Mar. 6
Chicago (Ill.) - A small feature from the "Tribune" clipped by Henry Romeike, Inc., on Wilson's consideration of the cases of "thirteen Negro soldiers charged with assaulting a white girl at Camp Grant" in May 1918.
1919 May 21
Evening Express (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Los Angeles (Calif.) - A small feature from the "Evening Express" clipped by Henry Romeike, Inc., on Bishop Charles Spencer Smith's letters to the War Dept. on the case of a colored officer deemed unsuitable to the charge of officer; see also mums312-b165-i415, i424.