Conventions

March 22, 1844

Here is an announcement of one hundred conventions to be held in Massachusetts, listing the towns and dates for each (usual two days each), and indicating some of the speakers at the various conventions. A message signed by Wendell Phillips, General Agent of the Mass. A.S. Society, calls this list to the attention of readers: “The friends of the cause in the above named towns and their immediate vicinity are urgently requested to take every means of giving the widest possible notice of these meetings. Let each one consider this his own personal duty……..”