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Source: Buffalo Evening News
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “Democratic Abhorrence”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Buffalo, New York
Date of publication: 10 September 1901
Volume number: 42
Issue number: 129
Pagination: 8

 
Citation
“Democratic Abhorrence.” Buffalo Evening News 10 Sept. 1901 v42n129: p. 8.
 
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Keywords
resolutions (Democratic State Committee, MA); McKinley assassination (public response: Democrats).
 
Named persons
William McKinley.
 
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Democratic Abhorrence

 

Resolution Passed by the State Executive Committee on the Cold-Blooded Atrocity.

     BOSTON, Sept. 10.—The following resolution was unanimously passed at a meeting of the executive committee of the Democratic State Committee, held at the headquarters of the committee yesterday:
     Resolved, That the executive committee of the Democratic State Committee desires to express its profound sympathy with President McKinley and with the members of his family, in view of the attempt upon his life, and its deep abhorrence of the dastardly crime, without parallel for cold-blooded atrocity in the annals of political assassination, committed upon him as the representative of the sovereignty of the American people. We join with every American citizen worthy of the name in the earnest hope that the President’s life may be spared to complete his full term of service in the office to which he has been elected by the people, and we express our sense of the loss which the nation would sustain by his death.

 

 


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