Lead: In the early years of the colony Virginia filled its voracious tobacco fields with workers and population through the institution  of indentured servitude.

            Intro.: Dan Roberts and 'A Moment in Time,' with 'Jamestown - Journey of Democracy,' tracing the global advance of democratic ideals since the founding of Jamestown, Virginia in 1607.

            Content: John Upton arrived in Virginia in 1622. Though he was basically penniless when he entered the colony, within fifteen years he was one of the leading citizens of Isle of Wight County across the James River from Jamestown. He was enterprising and not afraid of hard work.

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