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Church bombing in Birmingham... Dr. King to go to Birmingham...
Item # 604242
September 16, 1963
THE NEW YORK TIMES, September 16, 1963 The front page of this issue has a three column, three line headline "Birmingham Bomb Kills 4 Negro Girls In Church; Boy Slain In Protest Riot" with subhead "14 Hurt in Blast" "Police Are Attacked -- City Plea to Wallace Brings In Troopers". This includes a photo on the front page as well as additional photos inside the issue. An additional article "Full-Scale F.B.I. Hunt On In Birmingham Bombing" begins on the front page and continues inside.
An article on page 26 "Dr. King Is Going To Birmingham" "Will Plead for Nonviolence -- Urges Kennedy Act". Dr. King was in contact with both President Kennedy and Gov. Wallace. An additional article "Birmingham Negroes Victims Of 21 Bombings in Last 8 Years" "20 Hurt Previously, but None Killed -- Churches, Homes on 'Dynamite Hill,' Former White Area, Main Targets".
Other news of the day, sports and advertisements are within.
This is complete in 64 pages and is in good condition.
Category: The 20th Century