Interview with Ralph Abernathy

OK. We were talking about that night. You introduced them and then Dr. King gives the speech. And it builds and it builds and it builds and it finally finishes. What did you see when he turned around at the end of the speech?


Well, I saw a, a great deal of ah, enthusiasm ah, over the fact that ah, we were going on and we were not going to let anybody stop us. And I don't think the people really felt that he, ah, felt that he was going to be assassinated at that particular time. And uh--