Terrific excerpt. Life back then wasn't easy for many of our ancestors, white immigrants or black slaves..Just another example of man's inhumanity to man, if the social institutions allowed him to get away with it. "No Irish Need Apply" was a common storefront sign in New York a century ago. ANd so on.
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