Lizelia Augusta Jenkins Moorer
Lizelia Augusta Jenkins Moorer Poems
|1.||The Voice Of The Negro||4/15/2010|
|2.||Why Is It?||4/15/2010|
|3.||Why Negroes Don'T Unite||4/15/2010|
|4.||The Peonage System||4/15/2010|
|5.||The Pharaohs Of Today||4/15/2010|
|6.||Must Be Freed||4/15/2010|
|8.||The Southern Press||4/15/2010|
|9.||The Crum Appointment||4/15/2010|
|10.||The Door Of Hope||4/15/2010|
|11.||The Southern Pulpit||4/15/2010|
|13.||Loyalty To The Flag||4/15/2010|
|14.||The Negro Schools||4/15/2010|
|15.||The Eutawville Lynching||4/15/2010|
|17.||A Notable Dinner||4/15/2010|
|20.||A Legal Mouse||4/15/2010|
|21.||The Truth Suppressed||4/15/2010|
|22.||Jim Crow Cars||4/15/2010|
|23.||Injustice Of The Courts||4/15/2010|
|24.||The Negro Ballot||4/15/2010|
|27.||Birthday Wishes To A Physician||1/3/2003|
Let us give thanks to God above,
Thanks for expressions of His love,
Seen in the book of nature, grand
Taught by His love on every hand.
Let us be thankful in our hearts,
Thankful for all the truth imparts,
For the religion of our Lord,
All that is taught us in His word.
Let us be thankful for a land,
That will for such religion stand;
One that protects it by the law,
One that before it stands in awe.
Thankful for all things let us be,
Though there be woes and misery;
Lessons they bring us for our good-
Later 'twill all be ...
Have you ever heard of lynching in the great United States?
'Tis an awful, awful story that the Negro man relates,
How the mobs the laws have trampled, both the human and divine,
In their killing helpless people as their cruel hearts incline.
Not the heathen! 'Tis the Christian with the Bible in his hand,
Stands for pain and death to tyrannize the weaklings of the land;
Not the red man nor the Spaniard kills the blacks of Uncle Sam,
'Tis the white man of the nation who will lunch the s