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Quotation by George Baer
The rights and interests of the laboring man will be protected and cared for, not by the labor agitators, but by the Christian men to whom God in His infinite wisdom has given control of the property interests of the country.
George Baer (1842–1914), U.S. railroad magnate. open letter to the Press, Oct. 1902, during the Pennsylvania miners' strike.
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