Free Trip

January 23, 1904


A contest offers a chance for a free trip to the St. Louis Worlds Fair for three  “colored” women.


For colored Women to the St.Louis Worlds Fair.
The Gem Shop at Columbus, Ohio has arranged a novel contest to send 3 colored girls or women to the St. Louis World’s for one week absolutely free. No money is required to enter this contest. For particulars address The Gem Shop, 49 East Long Street, Columbus, Ohio.
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