The motive of the mining interest in the free-silver coinage agitation of 1876 and 1877 was not mysterious.
The free-silver advocates have gotten what they wanted through a change for which neither party can claim the credit.
Has never been greenbacker, free-silver man nor protective tariff man.
You ought to be with us in this free-silver movement, and you would be if you knew what we know.
In 1890 the free-silver movement was not political in the sense that parties had declared for or against it.