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"Little Rock Nine"...
Item # 651799
September 6, 1957
THE COMMERCIAL APPEAL, Memphis, September 6, 1957
* Little Rock Nine - Elizabeth Eckford
* Negro students - Arkansas
* 1st Central High School entry try
The top of the front page has a four column headline: "School Board Asks U. S. Judge For A 'Temporary Suspension' Of Integration At Little Rock" with subheads. (see) This report concern the Little Rock Nine (see hyperlink for more), one of the focal points of the Civil Rights struggles of the 1950's and 1960's.
Other news, sports and advertisements of the day. Complete in 50 pages, light toning at the margins, binding holes along the spine, otherwise good.
Category: The 20th Century