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They did their own cooking over open outdoor fires. See a highlight reel from Golden Spike re-enactment ceremony. For the Central Pacific Railroad , hiring Chinese as opposed to whites kept labor costs down by a third, since the company would not pay their board or lodging. The Chinese Exclusion Act is seen by some as the only U. Work continued through two of the worst winters on record.