William Jennings Bryan gave his famous speech where the phrase "You shall not press upon the bow of labor this crown of thorns, you shall not crucify mankind upon a cross of gold" at a Democratic convention in the year 1896. This was a direct result of the 1873 coinage act. You can see a U-Tube recording of this speech here: [link to www.youtube.com
] Three minutes, twenty nine seconds. Other places have the transcript.
Yamaguchy netfirms has the book written in 1899 titled "The Coming Battle" by Martin Walbert where the central discussion is over whether gold or silver is a better backing for money: [link to www.yamaguchy.netfirms.com
] Other Yamaguchy books include several by Eustace Mullins, Cooglan, and another famous book BABYLONIAN WOE by David Astle. See: [link to www.yamaguchy.netfirms.com
The Wizard of Money series (mp3 audio files) and pdf transcripts are found here: [link to www.altruists.org
] along with a bunch of related material.
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