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  [BLACK AMERICANS AND THE 1860 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION.]  
 
 
Campaign Plain Dealer
 
August 25, 1860
   
 
 
Look here Sam! What is you [text is unclear] wid dat ere brush and pail? Are you still in de white wash business?

To be sure I is!

What a [text is unclear] you is Sam! Why don't you go into the Rail-splitting business and run [text is unclear] the President like as I does? I am a Lincoln nigger, I is. Yah, ha!
 
 
 

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