posted by joy .
--------1870's split in the republican party;wanted a civil service system because they disagreed whith the OLD GUARD Republicans on who should control patronage jobs. Led by senator James G Blaine
No. A half breed is a person of mixed ancestry.
Have you read the required materials???
Any idea or help ?
that was the definition that I found on line
Favored tariff reform and social reform, major issues from the Democratic and Republican parties. They did not seem to be dedicated members of either party.
I'm sorry -- but you were right. I'd forgotten that "The Half Breeds" was also a name given to part of the Republican Party.