Southern Newsletter: Equality on the March (May-June 1960, Vol. 5, No. 3). Eugene Feldman.

Southern Newsletter: Equality on the March (May-June 1960, Vol. 5, No. 3)

Louisville, Kentucky: Southern Newsletter, 1960. No Edition Stated. 8vo (8 1/2 x 7 inches; 218 x 173 mm), 16, [2] pages in stapled wrappers. Moderate soiling and creasing to wrappers, vertical fold throughout, apparently from having been mailed. A Very Good copy. *A newsletter promoting civil rights for African-Americans. This issue contains a lengthy article on lunch-counter sit-ins in North Carolina; a review of a pamphlet about Hiram R. Revels, a black U.S. Senator from Mississippi; an update on a strike at the Harriet-Henderson Cotton Mill in North Carolina; an article comparing booming Houston with poverty-stricken West Virginia; and brief items on Southern labor developments. *The editor, Eugene Feldman (1915-1987), was a prolific writer on African-American affairs and a founder of the DuSable Museum of African-American History in Chicago. He served as editor of Southern Newsletter from 1956 to 1961. In a speech in 1958, he said the goal of the newsletter was to rally Southern whites to the cause of integration. *OCLC WorldCat shows no institutional holdings of this issue. Nor were there any copies in commerce as of October 18, 2018. RARE. Item #1582

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