On January 30, 1868, the Syracuse Daily Standard devoted most of a page to a speech that Senator Morton gave on the 24th, in response to Senator Doolittle's speech of the previous day. In this episode, I read both speeches and discuss the historical context.

For the companion blog post, see https://syracuseonthisday.wordpress.com/2018/02/04/historic-headlines-episode-1-doolittle-and-morton-on-reconstruction/.

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