Received orders a few days ago to turn in names of all white men that I can afford to release without having to replace. could release only two men now but in another month I think that we'll be able to turn aloose quite a number of them.
I have a very bright Mulatto named "Sam" who looks after the Coal detail, a gang of about 10 men & two auto trucks. Sam got it into his head that he wanted to go home and being very energetic he had himself brought before the Medical Board for examination. Just before he went up he came to me for a certificate which I refused telling him that I