Interview with James Figgs
QUESTION 13
INTERVIEWER:

Was SCLC well organized for this campaign?

JAMES FIGGS:

I think so, I think for the first time, ah, ah, as a commitment to Dr. King and wanted us to make sure that what he had started would be successful, that a, a lot of the bickering and stuff that normally go had ceased. And they wanted to put their arms around the Reverend Abernathy. And, ah, I think the other groups, civil rights groups, for the sake of Dr. King, ah, and the Poor People's Campaign wanted to make sure that they give SCLC all of the assistance that they needed to give 'em.

INTERVIEWER:

Do you think thought that--