Russell Alexander Alger

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    among the leaders in the Republican party who early identified themselves with this movement and have as constantly served in it loyally ever since. Among the most promin- ent I may mention Senator Quay, who until we took the matter up with him and caused him to see the truth was amongst your most persistent opponents. For two years, however, he has used all his great power and influence in your behalf. Ex-Senator Thomas C. Platt of New York, who is in many respects the most ...