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Date: 1929-02
Vol. 3 no. 08 of The Syrian World published February 1929. The issue begins with an article by Joseph W. Ferris titled Restriction of Immigration. This article is specifically related to the National Origins Clause/Act of 1924 a component of the…
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/90apc1hcqc7urj6/AAAfHE9Hq0ooDk7VWzwLTHt-a/TSW1929_02reducedWM.pdf

Date: 1929-03
Vol. 3 no.09 of The Syrian World published March 1929. The issue begins with an article by Ameen Rihani titled At the Gate of Arabia. This article is a travel journal entry of Rihani's own experience travelling to Arabia. Next is a poem by Kahlil…
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/90apc1hcqc7urj6/AAC1iVj1Oo2NAEG8UyHn42MYa/TSW1929_03reducedWM.pdf

Date: 1929-04
Vol. 3 no. 10 of The Syrian World published April 1929 begins with an article by Rev. W. A. Mansur titled Syrians' Loyalty to America and it discusses the nature of their dedication to the United States, the basis of their political allegiance, and…
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/90apc1hcqc7urj6/AADZl970pvpPGiwcDKDPczG5a/TSW1929_04reducedWM.pdf

Date: 1929-05
Vol. 3 no. 11 of The Syrian World published May 1929 begins with an article by George A. Ferris which discusses future of Syrians in America, and the possibility of losing their culture while assimilating into American society, which so often occurs…
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/90apc1hcqc7urj6/AAB0Bcx3kXf6FnOaejpeiWyva/TSW1929_05reducedWM.pdf

Date: 1929-06
Vol. 3 no. 12 of The Syrian World published June 1929 begins with an article by Dr. Bayard Dodge titled Education and Catastrophe, which discusses the importance of education as an internal measure at preventing catastrophe in society. Following it…
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/90apc1hcqc7urj6/AABkoeFFw3J6jjgeAI8-tYRga/TSW1929_06reducedWM.pdf

Date: 1929-09
Vol. 4 no. 01 of The Syrian World published September 1929. The issue begins with a chronological report of Salloum Mokarzel's (the editor's) trip abroad. This travel journal specifically details the journey to Syria. Following it is a riddle…
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/90apc1hcqc7urj6/AADec2Lat14frbBaNEiijkO_a/TSW1929_09reducedWM.pdf

Date: 1929-10
Vol. 4 no. 02 of The Syrian World published October 1929. The issue begins with Rev. W. A. Mansur's essays on the Syrians' needs in America. There is a main discussion on the necessity of unity for some of the most divided people on earth. Then Ameen…
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/90apc1hcqc7urj6/AADrlqWgNhlY_oUnh-OJ5CGha/TSW1929_10reducedWM.pdf

Date: 1929-11
Vol. 4 no. 03 of The Syrian World published November 1929. The issue begins with Salloum A. Mokarzel's continuation of his travels into Syria, where he specifically details interviews with the President and Premier of the Republic of Lebanon, and…
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/90apc1hcqc7urj6/AAAdV0cZm6-PAVtbSKyqH0d2a/TSW1929_11reducedWM.pdf

Date: 1929-12
Vol. 4 no. 04 of The Syrian World published December 1929. First in this issue Ameen Rihani discusses the American conception of the "stage sheik," and he corrects this view as he has the experience to do so, with his travels throughout Arabia.…
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/90apc1hcqc7urj6/AABNQ1HlflYLleBuBTuW3mU3a/TSW1929_12reducedWM.pdf

A copy of a photograph of Nola George Romey, a notation on the back of the photo copy says, "Our Beloved Father Nola George Romey Before 1929". The information, in blue ink, was likely provided by Emeline Romey Stewart.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/3ktkfteo38s2z39/Moses2019-002.pdf

A copy of a portrait of Fannie Romey notation on the back of the photo copy says, "Our Beloved Mother: Mother Fannie Romey Before 1929". The information, in blue ink, was likely provided by Emeline Romey Stewart.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/ghls4j4bpgrwqiu/Moses2019-001.pdf

Date: 1929
A copy of an article in the Florida Times-Union from Jacksonville,Florida titled "Probe Order Issued for Romeo Case: Governor Orders Investigation in Death of Man and Wife at Lake City". The date is 18 May 1929. The article recounts the timeline of…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/87u6cb3w0jnwhmc/Moses2019-071.jpg

Date: 1929
The death certificate of Fannie Romey. Birth and death dates are recorded as 14 November 1891 and 16 May 1929. Her cause of death is: "Gunshot wound (pistol) to the right chest -- right arm and left arm. Wounds inflicted by police officer about 8:30…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/gsm7vhzqfpa11zb/Moses2019-069a.jpg

Date: 1929
The death certificate of Nola G. Romey. Birth and death dates are recorded as 18 February 1890 and 17 May 1929. Cause of death is: "Lynched". The certificate copy was issued 18 September 2006.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/lne1ncdgfkchtnq/Moses2019-068a.jpg

Date: Sep 1929
An article in The Syrian World published in New York City New York entitled "Case of Syrian Murdered in Florida". The article recaps the case from earlier in the year, the investigation conducted, and the continued quest for justice by Ellis Moses,…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/hhgzu1jzea2k18i/1929.09_SyrianWorld_vol4no1_p52wm.jpg

Date: Jun 1929
An article in The Syrian World published in New York City New York entitled "Syrian and Wife Killed in Florida: Woman Fires at Chief of Police in Defense of Husband and is shot and Killed -- Man Later Taken From Jail and Killed by Mob". The article…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/uika2ku11w1zpzh/1929.06_SyrianWorld_vol3no12_p45wm.jpg

Date: Jun 1929
An article by Ash-Shaab of New York City, written on May 24, 1929 and published in The Syrian World, Volume 3 No. 12, June 1929 questioning why the community is not more adament about seeking justice in the lynching of Nola Romey. Using…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/4kwd50piwl147ca/1929.06_SyrianWorld_vol3no12_p42wm.jpg

Date: Jun 1929
An article in Al-Hoda published in New York City, New York on Monday, June 17, 1929 "The Murder of Nicolas Romey". This article briefly recounts the details of the lynching of Nola and murder of Hasna Romey in Lake City, Florida.
https://www.dropbox.com/s/a6nkte6cpuvmr73/1929.06.17_alhodawm.bmp

Date: Jun 1929
An article in Al-Hoda published in New York City, New York on Tuesday, June 11, 1929 "The Murder of the Romey Family". In this article, the Al-Hoda newspaper urges readers to stop sending money in support of the victims for fear that Syrian-Lebanese…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/abz6fdxni2xlf90/1929.06.11_alhoda_p1wm.bmp

Date: Jun 1929
The published investigative report by Farid Rizk about the lynching of Nola and murder of Hasna Romey. The investigation was comissioned by Al-Hoda newspaper and published there on Monday June 10, 1929. Rizk traveled from his home in Jacksonville,…
https://www.dropbox.com/s/uggtsj2b60h51xf/1929.06.10_alhoda_p4wm.jpg
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