Interview with Ed Vaughn
QUESTION 12
SAM POLLARD:

And why, I mean--

ED VAUGHN:

Well, they took them because they felt that they had been oppressed, that these things had been gained from them illegally in the first place, that prices were too high, that merchants were gouging the people in the community, and so they took it out on them. And they, they didn't feel that they were stealing anything or, or looting anything, merely that they were, were taking back some of the things that they should have gotten in the first place.

SAM POLLARD:

OK, let's cut a second.