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THE NEW REPUBLIC.

FOUNDED ON THE

NATURAL AND INALIENABLE RIGHTS OF MAN,

AND CONTAINING

THE OUTLINES OF SUCH A GOVERNMENT AS
THE PATRIOT FATHERS CONTEMPLATED
AND FORMULATED IN THE DECLARA-
TION OF INDEPENDENCE, WHEN

STRUGGLING FOR LIBERTY.

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BY

E. J. SCHELLHOUS, M. D.

The true Republic is not yet here. But the birth-struggle must soon
begin. Already, with the hope of her, men's thoughts are stirring."-
HENRY GEORGE.

SAN FRANCISCO:
BACON & COMPANY, PRINTERS,

NO. 508 CLAY STREET.

1883.

COPYRIGHT, 1883,
By E. J. SCHELLHOUS.

BERNARD MOSES

TO THE READER.

It may seem like unwarrantable presumption for a single individual to put forth his efforts to restore to the people their rights by effecting the requisite changes in our government. If I presumed upon my own power or personal influence, such presumption would not only be unwarrantable, but ridiculous.

My appeal is to you in a common cause; it is to your sense of right, your love of justice; it is in behalf of the innocent, helpless victims to the overpowering greed of corporate rapacity; it is to that just and laudable pride that comes from self-respect and claim to the dignity of true manhood and womanhood.

I appeal to your sense of duty, that everpresent but often feeble voice that speaks to all, that our destiny and happiness are inseparably connected with others; that we can help ourselves only as we help others.

I wish to remind you that our interests are

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