- v deprive of voting rights
- Though almost all the states abandoned even this vestige of moneyed privilege before the Civil War, Southern legislatures subsequently revived it as a device to disfranchise the .
- Although Maryland's Democrats have thrice tried to disfranchise Negroes by law, the majority of the 30% who vote went Democratic in 1936, shepherded by their late boss, black .
- Then she asked the question, 'What were "disfranchise" mean?' I said, 'Just like I am now.