How do I change the text color and make another font? When I change the color and font, nothing happens!



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<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" lang="en" xml:lang="en">
    <head>
        <title>SimpleViewer Gallery</title>
        <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1" />
        <script type="text/javascript" src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/swfobject/2.2/swfobject.js"></script>
        <script type="text/javascript">
            var flashvars = {};
            flashvars.galleryURL = "gallery.xml";
            var params = {};           
            params.allowfullscreen = true;
            params.allowscriptaccess = "always";
            params.bgcolor = "000000";
            swfobject.embedSWF("simpleviewer.swf", "flashContent", "100%", "100%", "9.0.124", false, flashvars, params);
        </script>
       
        <style type="text/css" media="screen">   
            html, body    { height:100%; }
            body {           
                margin:0;
                padding:0;
                overflow:auto;
                background-color:000000;
                color:;
                font-family:Verdana;
                font-size:big;       
            }
            a {   
                color:#000000;   
            }
        </style>
       
    </head><body bgcolor="#000000" text="verdana";>
<div id="flashContent"><font face="verdana">SimpleViewer
  requires JavaScript and the Flash Player. <a href="http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/">Get
  Flash</a></font></div>
</body>
</html>