1963 PASTOR WANTING TO DESEGREGATE CHURCH RESIGNS

DSC08751This June 14, 1963 edition of The Montgomery Advertiser has cover stories relating to Civil Rights.  One reads “Pastor Resigns Over Race Issue“.  This article is about a Pastor “who recommended that his church admit Negroes to worship”.  Most of the Deacons disagreed and the Pastor resigned “rather than tear up the church.”  Other cover articles include “No Trouble At Negro Enrollment“, “Wallace Plan On Officers Not Disclosed“, and “Most Guardsmen Allowed to Return to Their Jobs“.

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