What becomes a crime deserving capital punishment when the tables are turned is a matter of small moment when the negro woman is the accusing party.
The people must know before they can act, and there is no educator to compare with the press.
The city of Memphis has demonstrated that neither character nor standing avails the Negro if he dares to protect himself against the white man or become his rival.
The appeal to the white man's pocket has ever been more effectual than all the appeals ever made to his conscience.
The white man's dollar is his god, and to stop this will be to stop outrages in many localities.