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President MOORFIELD STOREY Vice-Presidents ARCHIBALD H. GRIMKE REV. JOHN HAYNES HOLMES BISHOP JOHN HURST JOHN E.MILHOLLAND MARY WHITE OVINGTON OSWALD GARRISON VILLARD Executive Officers DR. J. E. SPINGARN, Chairman of Board OSWALD GARRISON VILLARD, Treasurer DR. W. E. B. DU BOIS, Director of publications and Research ROY NASH, Secretary JAMES WELDON JOHNSON, Field Secretary NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF COLORED PEOPLE DIRECTORS Chicago JANE ADDAMS DR. C. E. BENTLEY Boston JOSEPH PRINCE LOUD BUTLER R. WILSON Baltimore BISHOP JOHN HURST DR. F. N. CARDOZO Springfield. Mass. REV. G. R. WALLER Washington PROF. GEO. WILLIAM COOK Brooklyn DR. V . MORTON JONES DR.O. M. WALLER New Haven GEORGE W. CRAWFORD Philadelphia DR. WILLIAM A. SINCLAIR New York REV. HUTCHINS C. BISHOP MRS. FLORENCE KELLEY PAUL KENNADAY CHARLES EDWARD RUSSELL ARTHUR B. SPINGARN CHARLES H. STUDIN DR. JOHN G. UNDERHILL LILLIAN D. WALD WILLIAM ENGLISH WALLING --------------------------------- A time of National Crisis must be a time of redoubled effort and vigilance if the Negro is to advance his status during the war as the women of England and the oppressed masses of Russia have advanced theirs. The N.A.A.C.P. never needed your support more than now. ---------------------------------- Date......................,1917. MEMBERSHIP BLANK The Crisis is sent without further charge to members paying two dollars or more. OSWALD GARRISON VILLARD, Treasurer, 70 Fifth Avenue, New York. SIR: I desire to become a member of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored people and to receive The Crisis. In payment of my dues for one year, I enclose.......... Dollars. Name.............................. Street............................ $......... City and State....... Mention The crisis [[Next Page]] THE CRISIS A RECORD OF THE DARKER RACES PUBLISHED MONTHLY BY THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF COLORED PEOPLE, AT 70 FIFTH AVENUE, NEW YORK CITY, CONDUCTED BY W. E. BURGHARDT DU BOIS; AUGUSTUS GRANVILLE DILL, BUSINESS MANAGER Contents Copyrighted, 1917, by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Contents for June, 1917 PICTURES [[Two-column list]] | | Page| | COVER. Photograph from Life. By Battey. | | | MAP OF NEGRO MIGRATION | 64 | | SHADOWS OF LIGHT | 71 | | THE THIRD SPINGARN MEDALIST | 72 | | CARTOON. By Lorenzo Harris | 74 | | MEN OF THE MONTH | 83 | ARTICLES [[Two-column list]] | AUNT CALLINE'S SHEAVES. A Story. By Leila Amos Pendleton | 62 | | THE MIGRATION OF NEGROES. By W. E. B. Du Bois | 63 | | MAMMY. A Poem. By Otto Leland Bohanan | 70 | DEPARTMENTS [[Two-column list]] | EDITORIAL | 59 | | NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF COLORED PEOPLE | 67 | | THE LOOKING GLASS | 75 | |MEN OF THE MONTH | 82 | | THE HORIZON | 85 | THE CRISIS for July and August The July CRISIS will be Education Number, with pictures of a hundred and more coming leaders of men. We want information concerning colored graduates everywhere. A striking patriotic cover by Lorenzo Harris and a remarkable story-"Grey Eyes." The August CRISIS will be Vacation Number. We offer four cash prizes of five dollars, three dollars, two dollars and one dollar for the most interesting essays on the subject: "The Best Summer I Ever Spent." TEN CENTS A COPY; ONE DOLLAR A YEAR FOREIGN SUBSCRIPTIONS TWENTY-FIVE CENTS EXTRA RENEWALS: The date of expiration of each subscription is printed on the wrapper. When the subscription is due, a blue renewal blank is enclosed. CHANGE OF ADDRESS: The address of a subscriber can be changed as often as desired. In ordering a change of address, both the old and the new address must be given. Two weeks' notice is required. MANUSCRIPTS and drawings relating to colored people are desired. They must be accompanied by return postage. If found unavailable they will be returned. Entered as Second-class Matter in the Post Office at New York, N. Y. [[symbol]] ALLIED PRINTING TRADES COUNCIL UNION LABEL NEW YORK CITY 2[[?]] ]]
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