To all officers of NAACP conferences, branches, youth Councils, and college chapters Expanded Racial Defense Policy, March 16, 1960

New York: National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, 1960. 4p, mimeographed letter on organizational letterhead plus 3.5x8.5-inch brochure with text of letter, very good condition.

Letter and its accompanying brochure and "Suggested Protest Procedures" represent the shift from picketing chain stores that segregate black patrons to an economic boycott ('local withholding campaigns") of these chains and stepping up protests and picketing. Protests now include publicity of the boycott to the press, requests for solidarity from other organizations and unions, and discouraging Communists from trying to "'muscle in' with their slogans, pickets' signs and literature."

Cat.No: 185177

Price: $125.00