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Don't pay taxes.

--A large number of the free colored population of Richmond have been returned delinquent for the non-payment of taxes. Would it not be a good idea for the authorities to select all the able-bodied ones and put them to work on our projected fortifications? If special law were not found to justify the procedure, a very nice case of military necessity might be paraded for the occasion. By all means, if that class of our population neither pay their taxes nor exhibit their patriotism, set them to work.

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