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Black Cotton Farmers and the AAA

Classification: Cotton
Publication: Opportunity, Journal of Negro Life
Date: March, 1935
Author: Lewis, E. E.
Type: Article

Publisher: National Urban League

The avowed aim of the new deal is to enhance the well being of the masses, but matching this aim with the actual achievements of the Administration is not a very happy occupation. Nowhere is the discrepancy between aim and achievement more disconcerting t

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Notes: Vol. 13, No. 3, p. 72