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Thurgood Marshall appointed to Supreme Court...



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June 14, 1967

THE RALEIGH TIMES, North Carolina, June 14, 1967 

* Thurgood Marshall appointed by the president
* 1st African American Supreme Court Justice


Page 22 has articles headed: "First Supreme Court Negro Is Easy-Going" and "Negro's Position Appears Certain", the latter article beginning: "President Johnson's appointment of Solicitor General Thurgood Marshal to the Supreme Court -- the first Negro so named -- appears certain to be confirmed when the Senate gets to it...". Included is a caricature illustration of him.
Complete in 50 pages, small binding holes at the spine, nice condition. Mailing label is in the headline of the front page.

Category: The 20th Century