If we go on it will lead to disfranchising the borough, and we none of us want that.
While the South is disfranchising by legislation, the North is doing it by cash.
It was accompanied by another bill, disfranchising the forty-shilling freeholders in Ireland.
There is, indeed, a great party which still objects to the disfranchising even of the smallest boroughs.
About the intention of its disfranchising legislation the South, as represented by more than one spokesman, was very frank.
The fifth section of it furnishes a true index to the spirit which is behind all of these disfranchising enactments.
In its bearing upon the present disfranchising enactments of the South, the answer to these questions is important.
Harbine and 160 others, asking a constitutional amendment prohibiting the disfranchising of citizens on account of sex.
Slavery is truly re-enacted in those States which have succeeded in disfranchising the Negro.
The registrars were reminded to enforce the disfranchising clauses of the acts both as to voters and candidates.