AfriGeneas Genealogy and History Forum Archive 2
More Garveyite names!
These names are extracted from "The Blackman", May-June, 1934, Vol 1., No. 5. issue in which 98% of the articles were written by Marcus Garvey himself! Garvey is lested as the editor. This magazine was published by The Blackman Publishing Co. out of Kingston, Jamaica.
The following names are mentioned:
Walter White, secretary of the association
William Monroe Trotter of Boston, Massachusetts editor of "The Boston Guardian" committed sucide by jumping from the roof of the building in which he lived...
Foote:Effegener (Mrs.) beloved Mother and Grandmother departed this life on 9th May, 1933 at her son's residence in Upper Regent Street, Kingston, Jamaica, leaving two sons and a grandson to mourn her loss. Submitted by George R., Oscar and Ambrose Vincent.
In the notices section:
Mr. S. A. Haynes of Philadelphia, PA has been appointed as a National Representative of the U.N.I.A in the United States from the month of January 1934.
Miss Eleanor White of Chicago, Illinois, has been appopinted State Organizer for Illinois, as from the 1st April 1934.