Interview with John Doar
QUESTION 29
INTERVIEWER:

DO YOU, UM, DID YOU EVER THINK THAT, SPEAKING OF UH, THIS VIOLENCE OR POSSIBLE VIOLENCE, DID YOU EVER THINK THAT MEREDITH MIGHT NOT LIVE TO ENROLL, IN ALL THIS? WAS THE LEVEL OF VIOLENCE THAT, THAT…

John Doar:

No, no I did not. And the, the… uh, I mean, James Meredith was not uh, in any of the confrontations where there, in my opinion, there was any risk of danger to his life, or anyone else's life, or to their safety. Uh… uh, the closest we came to any kind of violence was one night in the school cafeteria when we always ate, uh, he and I, together…