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Public Pulse: Mr. Scott's true colors?

Date: November 17, 1967

Author: Greensboro Daily News

Biographical/Historical abstract: The Greensboro Daily News is the former morning newspaper of Greensboro, North Carolina.

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Description: This November 17, 1967, clipping of two letters to the editor of the Greensboro Daily News and an editorial from The Carolinian demonstrates community reaction to the controversial Black Power Forum held November 1-3, 1967, at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG). A letter by William Burris criticizes Lt. Governor Robert Scott's negative comments about the forum. Another by Ginger Grier cites the attached article from The Carolinian, UNCG's student newspaper, as an effective response to the controversy. The editorial itself criticizes coverage of the event by the Daily News and other commercial media.

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Format of original: Newspaper Clippings

Collection: University Archives Subject Files

Repository: The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Item#: 1.58.340

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