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“Vote for the Constitution!”

This article demonstrates the basic necessities of day-to-day life the passage of the new Constitution would provide and urges voters to approve the measure.

Creator: Montgomery Daily State Sentinel
Date: 1868 January 30
Repository: Alabama Department of Archives and History
Format: Newspaper column

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