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"Ask the perfumers, ask the blacking-makers, ask the hatters, ask the old lottery-office keepers--ask any man among 'em what my po ...
What is a slum?... it is something that mostly exists in the imaginations of middle-class do-gooders and bureaucrats: people who d ...
This is the only "wet" community in a wide area, and is the rendezvous of cow hands seeking to break the monotony of chuck wagon f ...
During the Civil War the area became a refuge for service- dodging Texans, and gangs of bushwhackers, as they were called, hid in ...
I've been in many of them and to some extent I would have to say this: If you've seen one city slum you've seen them all.
Many women are reluctant to allow men to enter their domain. They don't want men to acquire skills in what has traditionally been ...
Parenting is the one area of my life where I can feel incompetent, out of control and like a total failure all of the time.
One of the saddest sights of the slums is to see the thrifty wife of the working man, with her rosy brood of children, used to cou ...
The daily lesson of slum life, visualised, reiterated, of low standards, vile living, obscenity, profanity, impurity, is bound to ...
... several generations of slum environment will produce a slum heredity ...
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