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[Letter from J. S. Longdon to SGA President Anne Prince]

Date: May 17, 1963

Author: J. S. Longdon

Biographical/Historical abstract: J. S. Longdon was a Manufacturers' Representative in Greensboro in 1963.

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Description: In this letter, J.S. Longdon chastises Anne Prince, president of the Student Government Association (SGA) of Woman's College of The University of North Carolina (WCUNC), for her participation in the "picketing of Tate Street merchants" and states that "you and your organization have no right to force your will upon the local businessmen." SGA had recently endorsed a "selectove buying campaign" against several segargated businesses on Tate Street adjacent to the WCUNC campus.


Format of original: Correspondence

Collection: Chancellor Otis Arnold Singletary Records

Repository: The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Item#: 1.85.1383

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