Civil Rights, 1959, Volumes 1-2

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Considers (86) S. 435, (86) S. 456, (86) S. 499, (86) S. 810, (86) S. 957, (86) S. 958, (86) S. 959, (86) S. 960, (86) S. 1084, (86) S. 1199, (86) S. 1277, (86) S. 1848, (86) S. 1998, (86) S. 2001, (86) S. 2002, (86) S. 2003, (86) S. 2041.

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Tiffany Gordon M staff director Commission on Civil Rights
Desegregation in southern and border State school districts fall 1956
Discrimination Labor Law section 1272 State of South Carolina 512
American Civil Liberties Union_
Blanshard Mrs Paul executive director Unitarian Fellowship for Social Page
Bennett Glenn D detective Arson Bureau to Senator Hart 700
Lowell Rev Č Stanley associate director Protestants and Other Ameri
McLeod Hon Daniel R attorney general of the State of South Carolina__
Brown Edgar A president pro tempore South Carolina State Senate
Odum Ralph E assistant attorney general from the State of Florida
Van Deusen Rev Robert E National Lutheran Council 412
Case Clifford P U S Senator to Senator Olin D Johnston_
APRIL 16 1959
Fleming Billie S president Clarendon County S C Improvement
McCray John H State chairman South Carolina Progressive Democratic
Tilly Mrs Dorothy director of womens work Southern Regional Council
Leskes director legal division of the American Jewish Committee
Patterson Hon John Governor of the State of Alabama_ 602
McSween Hon Harold B U S Representative from the State
Tuck Hon William M U S Representative from the State of Virginia
Dorn Hon William J B U S Representative from the State of South
Danstedt Rudolph T National Association of Social Workers to Senator
Jackson Nelson National Association of Social Workers
S 957
American Jewish Congress

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