Rest, keep getting better, let the pros take care of you. Sounds like pretty good news. I'm happy for ya.
The 15th Amendment to the United States Constitution, giving blacks the right to vote, is proclaimed by Secretary of State Hamilton Fish.
March 31 – Thomas Mundy Peterson is the first African-American to vote in an election.
Population of the United States - 1870 Census, Resident Population 38.5 million