Interview with Sheriff James Clark
QUESTION 36
INTERVIEWER:

CAN YOU JUST TELL ME HOW YOU FELT ABOUT WHAT HAPPENED THAT DAY? BUT START WITH THE PETTUS BRIDGE, I MEAN MENTION THAT.

Sheriff James Clark:

Well, it was completely blown out of proportion. The headlines and the newspapers showed that—the said that there were seventeen broken legs alone in that day. And we made a survey of every clinic, every hospital—