|I explained to them that it would be rather hard for me to remain in the city as I didn't have too much money. Thereupon, they said, "There is nothing we can do about it." Finally, I was forced to go on what they call the "bum." I went from one State to another in search of employment, one city to another. >>more...>>
Title: Testimony of Samuel Friedberg, Birmingham, Ala.
Author: Friedberg, Samuel
Source: U. S. Congress. House. Select Committee to Investigate the Interstate Migration of Destitute Citizens. Interstate Migration. Hearings… (Washington: GPO, 1940-41), p. 447.
Date: August 14, 1940
Publisher: Tolan Committee Hearings
- Internal Migration