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(Documents C)Then there is another matter of great importance in the South, and that is the problem of our Negro

(Documents C)Then there is another matter of great importance in the South, and that is the problem of our Negro labor. There has always been a difference in the wage scale of white and colored labor. So long as Florida people are permitted to handle the matter, this delicate and perplexing problem can be adjusted; But the Federal Government knows no color line and of necessity it cannot make any distinction between the races. We may rest assured, therefore, that . it will prescribe the same wage for the Negro that it prescribes for the white man. . [T]hose of us who know the true situation know that it just will not work in the South. You cannot put the Negro and the white man on the same basis and get away with it. Not only would such a situation result in grave [serious] social and racial conflicts but it would also result in throwing the Negro out of employment and in making him a public charge.
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