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" ...I ,:eat (dii, culty in getting
) :,t.v to dcive him to Jackson,
hon account of the dan'ger of beitlh
!.,t ed..:eu and murdered by the
_, ...at, ..' Not a color 'I man
c1, i ieO ftund who was wilin, toy
take the :i: k. Now, .:e is there
o,.e in the surroundnlig cauntry,
', bite, bai'ck, or .-a ,,dle-colored.
who due- not vht- enltly dcinoulnce
this astan in!',n0 us lie? Ti'he post
i , l, trips 0,.,11n Jtu:kt on andr
ii,; ,u Sara. Four or live of the
Jatil;"-o~l t!loi -r iiarice ItIOroes,
who imlak their daile drives on the
s:u1, rad ; negt r oe' ,\ ithoult nun
i-,; n.:oake their wa,.k ly:\ t,'il, from
th' int, rior of the parish to Loth
J.1'-son and I;ayou Sara, for their
-urpli,', a= i- w ,'lI lkncn lL' all.
The "IiWe flieiVr." mounted ":and well
an tn,,l ten," ' ) :w o t routhI, :reet
t',1 uni [ oe sted thI ca- , lli She(r
ilif, was douL tl ,e ill( , V and his
'an "al{ t ' t!:,- . ,', e.- ntc, d -kunk,
t1- he, with l',' h . lBt~tlc, of the itad-.
.i !I 1 ^. i 't , I10 I.1 i,; I, i,, r lip)'
"'ther, is a pIrfert reign o teriror
in West 'Feieiaau ; ,otton fieldhl
are deserted, the crops'are neglect
ed and evervthint" !'ears the nlarkr
of desolation and ruin." This I
rcfute by stating that every week
hundreds of citizens, white ano eol.
orled, fleet lanid mingle in commlnon
conr ti,) ad hun a)olidrd: of 0.
git. are c, , . t. nam ie.- in
i~ ,;' Alh. :iaC t :a,! i W a- Fe
lij :na. 1)1 ), s thi-- look ke "a
a t:F'eeCt Ci e , ot te'rror ?" Ilie says,
during my eilt le tripg from Bayou
r.ara to Jack-;n, a'rd back, I raw
but two colored porsons." Now,
this iS do)nttless trlue, but wy" ?
It i= obvious : Of the miny lhin
dr-(l :eCroes re-idinrg betweas
Ihl,-e I we pioints, only two were
idle . all Ir the.ce-t were ,whire
t,,ev .-l.,rtd ,, ,.t sach %.ifet and
lantmol nious- tiieues, merrily tiHlng
in the farms, prepai ing fur thej j
ous harveCt se:tson. The "colored
mat;: who .Ihe a.--a t( was "'hot by
a; white man," was shot by an offi
-er ii attetnlptinlg to arre t the no
•,o for a crimi:e lie had committed,
which was nothiing more than ful
li lin: a r:andate of the law. The
I;::riIll,) z ,rs were in no, way con-,
cerned. The ;hooring he speaks of
a, occurt i:g in Jackson, was a
-t:i,-tlVy peor.onal difficulty between
two white men, and how could he
et in th.at tyr any of the BIulldooz
Now, in conclusion, let me say,
in vindication of our honorable or
,ler, who are composed of the best
citiz us of the pari-lh, that our ob
j:_ct is to put down stealing, and
all manner of crimes cognizable
under civil law, and to preserve
the peace, nelil riots, and keep
,_*,,,i o: der, gtafrally, in the par
i-id; And hait working no
ot so co-oiPri.ate with us in this
work, and heartily endorse our
;,oceedings. ,'
We discountnance any impru
dent, rath, or, debasing conduct,
anid aeC orny as cautious pru
doI t rt..! j,:diiout mien. Trusting
th::t this imperfect defense, from
.ii t:::lracticcd pcl will give .Catis
:.t';or to my llenl, who chose mel
, hir v.':dicator, and meet the
:l:,liroi,:ttion of the people whom
we protect, I clo:;e, with an apolo,
'y to the Editors for not being
nma-ter cof the profession of making
at le:- iV cxr!aftnatiotl in a few
we o:1. RIc-pectfiully;
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