"They Say," The Boston Advocate, Nov 13, 1886

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Title

"They Say," The Boston Advocate, Nov 13, 1886

Subject

Black Periodicals
Gossip--Published
Journalists/Writers
Humor
Rumors
Social Events
Political Affairs
Lewis, Lillian Alberta ( (pseudonym: Bert Islew), 1861-?

Description

In this edition of "They Say," Bert Islew informs her readers, among others,

  • "That it is well to remember that what you don't know may be of more interest to the world than what you do know."
  • "That Bert Islew has 'caught on' Augustie."
  • "That the 'First Industrial Exhibition' of the colored citizens of the District of Columbia held at Bethel Church for several weeks was a verx interesting exhibit."
  • "That many distinguished men and women of the city received new ideas of the culture, intelligence and ingenuity of the colored people of Washington from what they saw at the Exhibition."

For more info on the column and its author, please see the description for "They Say," Dec 4, 1886, and our entry on Lillian A. Lewis.

Credit

My Heritage (via Boston Public Library)

Creator

Lewis, Lillian Alberta ( (pseudonym: Bert Islew), 1861-?

Source

The Boston Advocate

Publisher

W. Grandison & J.B. Powell, Jr.

Date

1886-06-13

Type

Reference

Article Item Type Metadata

Archive

Location

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Geocode (Latitude)

42.3602534

Geocode (Longitude)

-71.0582912

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Citation

Lewis, Lillian Alberta ( (pseudonym: Bert Islew), 1861-?, “"They Say,"The Boston Advocate, Nov 13, 1886,” Archival Gossip Collection, accessed May 19, 2024, https://archivalgossip.com/collection/items/show/1006.

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