The Failure of Gradualism [cover title]. A talk before Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Atlanta, Georgia, December 28, 1949.

Atlanta, GA: [The author?], 1949. First edition (also printed in New Orleans in 1949). 4to. 14 pp. Inscribed by the author at the head of the front wrapper. A call for a more principled stand in the fight for Civil Rights in the wake of the Dixiecrat campaign of 1948 and failures of accommodation. Williams, a white Alabama liberal activist, gave this talk before an Africa-American fraternity. Not recorded on OCLC (which does record one copy of the New Orleans printing at the Wisconsin Historical Society). Long tear in blank rear wrapper, creased (as for mailing), else very good. Printed cream wrappers (browned at the spine), stapled. (8605). Item #61598

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