A native preacher thereupon opened with prayer in the Cherokee language, and a hymn in the same tongue followed. ... act of Congress as to whether it should be paid the treasurer already appointed by them to receive it or whether each man would receive his own share. ... As the Indians came up to cast their ballots Curry asked them if they did not want money and complained of the aquot;bush speechesaquot;anbsp;...
|Title||:||John Ross and the Cherokee Indians|
|Author||:||Rachel Caroline Eaton|