When the price goes up, our margins diminish because we're scared to raise the price any higher, ... The way it's been rising, we're not anywhere near our margin. If this winter is cold, it's going to be difficult one for us to hold that margin.
Use of the word the word itself was not printed.
This is a much more fitting interpretation of the book than its modern interpretation.
Noting that Huckleberry Finn was originally both valued and reviled because it shows the reader that the accepted moral code and social hierarchy is not always correct.