Black Abolitionist Archive
Subtitle: Honest effort, always Honorable.
Speaker or author: editor
Newspaper or publication: Colored American (1837 - 1842)
The writer encourages his readers to pattern their lives on statesmen such as Benjamin Franklin and focus on "industry, prudence, and economy." Doing so will lead them to self-improvement and elevation of the race overall.
Description of file(s): one scanned, one columned, newspaper page