Deprecated in HTML5. Do not use.

<body text="">
HTML attribute

Attribute of
<body>
What does <body text=""> do?
Was used to style the text inside the body of the document. Deprecated. Use CSS.

Use CSS

Font styling and color should be controlled with CSS.

body {
 font-family: Sabon, "Adobe Garamond Premier Pro", "Linux Libertine", Georgia, serif;
 font-size: 16px;
 font-weight: normal;
 color: #111111;
}