Interview with Dr. John O. Brown
QUESTION 26
MADISON DAVIS LACY:

Start again, by saying, "similar things went on--"

DR. JOHN O. BROWN:

Yeah, similar things went on in Overtown. The small houses that they had in Overtown where they were paying, ah, X number of dollars for taxes this year, when they wanted to get them out of there, immediately these taxes were raised. And, ah, people were unable to pay these taxes and just went off and left these places.