Her passengers, like her crew, are mostly Scotch and English; for the ports and towns in Texas
are nearly all built by British capital and settled by British families.
It is the old, old story of our race.
Who planted Virginia
Who peopled Georgia
The seventeenth century only saw at James Town
and Plymouth Rock
what the nineteenth century beholds in the Gulf of Mexico
The English race is moving on the West
are pouring out our wealth and population on these coasts-our surplus capital, our adventurous sons.
This power of drawing on the parent country for supports is the chief mainstay of White America.
Apart from passing politics, the Conservatives hold that time is always fighting on their side.
men increase in freedom.
In a hundred years the White
family has increased in North America
from less than three millions to more than thirty millions.
Who knows whether the Black
family will increase in freedom?
Every fact appears to point another way. The Whites are recruited from Europe
, the Blacks are not recruited from