NEGROES: To the People

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (the N. A. A. C. P.), an organization of active proponents of the Negro race, an organization with an effective propaganda department, held its 14th annual convention at Kansas City, Kansas. The convention adopted a resolution called A Message to the People of the United States.

After asserting various truths having to do with the destinies of the Negro and the white races, this message added:

"We ask the American people to insist upon the enactment of the Dyer Anti-Lynching Bill. . . ....

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