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Source: Lucifer, the Light-Bearer
Source type: magazine
Document type: letter to the editor
Document title: none
Author(s): Fretz, W.
Date of publication: 24 October 1901
Volume number: 5
Issue number: 41
Series: third series
Pagination: 335

Fretz, W. [untitled]. Lucifer, the Light-Bearer 24 Oct. 1901 v5n41 (3rd series): p. 335.
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McKinley assassination (personal response).
Named persons
Leon Czolgosz; W. Fretz.
Click here to view the Moses Harman editorial identified below as appearing in No. 883 of Lucifer (“The Lesson of the Hour,” 21 Sept. 1901).

The date of publication provided by the magazine is October 24, E. M. 301.

Whole No. 888.

Alternate magazine title: Lucifer, the Lightbearer.



     W. Fretz, Trenton, N. J.:—I am somewhat in arrears but you kindly continued sending the paper, for which I am glad. I herewith enclose a dollar. I was pleased with what you said in No. 883 in regard to the murdered president; it was equitable and just. Such crimes tend to centralize government and make it still stronger, while it [sic] weakens the cause of Anarchy and brings disgrace and reproach upon it. I say this because Czolgosz claims to be an Anarchist. No paper can countenance assassination if it wants to hold the respect of well-meaning people. Even a president has a right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.



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