The local papers reporting the trial, however, claimed that he was forced to remain out of viciousness to witness the alleged assault. Ruby, a girl whom life had forced down to equality with Negroes in violation of all the upholders of white supremacy were shouting. As a symbol of the Untouchable White Woman, the Whites held high — Ruby. Like Ruby, Victoria spits snuff with wonderful aim. Every other week we are laid off altogether. Ruby lives in a bare but clean unpainted shack at 24 Depot Street, in a Negro section of town, with her mother, Mrs.