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... necessities will be but a sham. It is only by uniting our productive capacity and the resultant production that we can amass capital. And once we start, the tempo will increase.
New York, the good book say, “I lay before you, good and evil; life and death” which will you choose? The same is what I propose, “ratify or perish; united or divided” which will you choose? If we fail and let this grand and historic opportunity slip by, then we shall give way to great dissension and division among us for which the people will never forgive us. And the popular and progressive forces and movements within will condemn us. I am sure therefore that we shall not fail them. To this end, I propose for your consideration, ratifying this new constitution, uniting and binding us together and to which we must all faithfully and loyally adhere, and laying the foundations of unity.
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