Interview with Steven Dunkley
QUESTION 11
INTERVIEWER:

Take me through Ali's day at the Induction Center. What happened when he got there? What was the procedure.

STEVEN DUNKLEY:

He arrived, ah, with the other--

INTERVIEWER:

Say Ali.

STEVEN DUNKLEY:

Muhammad Ali, ah, arrived with the other, ah, pre-inductee people and, ah, he, the first place he was taken into a room with the rest of them. He was given, ah, ah, orientation on what was going to happen that day. And then, ah, the first thing they went up and they, to the places, place where we give the physicals on the fourth floor. He was basically asked if there had been any change in his physical status from the last time that he had gotten his full physical. Cause, see, he was there to, to go in the Army and they were just checking about that period from his, you know, pre-induction physical to where, where he was now. Then he went to psychological testing to check and make sure that he hadn't joined any subversive groups at the time, which were available and operating. Then, also, they reviewed his test scores and everything. And after he completed all that part, ah, then it was time for the in- induction ceremony and, uh. Do you want me to go on induction ceremony?