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sites, hypocrites, and thieves; without self-respect, religious aspirations, or the nobler traits which characterize humanity.
They are almost as degraded intellectually as the lower hordes of inland Irish, or the indolent semi-civilized North American Indians; or the less than human white-skinned vermin who fester in the Five Points cellars, the North street saloons, or the dancing houses and levee of New Orleans or Charleston.
Not so vile, however, as the rabble of the Platte Region, who distates.
They hate slavery and the race that upholds it, and are longing for an opportunity to display that hatred.
Not far from this territory, in a neighboring province of Mexico, live a nation of trained negro soldiers — the far-famed Florida Indians, who, after baffling and defying the United States, and after having been treacherously enslaved by the Creeks, incited thereto by Federal officials, bravely resisted their oppressors and made an Exodus, the grandest since the days of Moses, to
ony, by those who should be all in all to them, as husbands, sons, and brothers.
I cannot use too strong language in reference to this subject, for I know that it will meet with a heartfelt response from every Southern woman.
This lady is Mrs. Douglas, a native of Virginia, and a pro-slavery woman, who was imprisoned in a common jail at Norfolk, for the heinous crime of teaching free colored children to read the word of God!
At the time of the Revolution, pure blacks were everywhere to be moral debasement.
The assertion that without slave labor, cotton, rice and sugar could not be grown in the Southern States--that these staples would not and cannot be cultivated by white men — that the choice, to use the language of Senator Douglas, is between the negro and the crocodile, is utterly without foundation, and is refuted by facts.
There is nothing more common in Georgia and Alabama than to see white men, and white women too, at work in the fields at every hour of the day.