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Mr. Davis's speech of acceptance was divided into four main sections 1)preliminary remarks addressed to the Notification Committee; 2) a general review, point by point, of the Republican Administration; 3) a general resumé of what the Democratic Party promises; 4) a peroration dealing with the terms of Mr Davis's acceptance.

Preliminary Remark. "These are the hills that cradled me and to which as boy and man, I lifted my eyes for help. In this soil rest four generations of my people—artisans, tradesmen, farmers and a sprinkling of the...

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