• Short Summary

    THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY OF ALABAMA DROPPED THE "WHITE SUPREMACY" SLOGAN FROM ITS EMBLEM AT A FIERY MEETING IN BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA YESTERDAY (SATURDAY).

  • Description

    THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY OF ALABAMA DROPPED THE "WHITE SUPREMACY" SLOGAN FROM ITS EMBLEM AT A FIERY MEETING IN BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA YESTERDAY (SATURDAY). THE PARTY HAD CARRIED THE WHITE ROOSTER EMBLEM WITH AN ACCOMPANYING WHITE SUPREMACY SLOGAN FOR 62 YEARS.

    THE PARTY FELT COMPELLED TO DROP THE SLOGAN BECAUSE OF THE UNPRECEDENTED NUMBERS OF NEGRO VOTERS WHO ARE REGISTERING THROUGHOUT THE STATE. SOME ANGRY PARTY MEMBERS FLATLY OPPOSED THE MOVE. MEMBERS PUT THESE VIEWS:-

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6A2RO3Q72TFUNLXHE6PNII4YA
    Media URN:
    VLVA6A2RO3Q72TFUNLXHE6PNII4YA
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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