Moncure Conway publishes "The Rejected Stone" arguing for emancipation
With the help of Charles Sumner, the Boston publisher Walker, Wise and Company published Conway's The Rejected Stone. In this book Conway dictated a forceful argument detailing the necessity of emancipation. (By Blake Dickinson)
John d'Entremont, Southern Emancipator: Moncure Conway, The American Years 1832-1865 (New York: Oxford University Press, 1987), 157.