Interview with Herbert Muhammad
QUESTION 2
SAM POLLARD:

When did you first meet Ali, how did you first meet Muhammad Ali?

HERBERT MUHAMMAD:

Well, I first met Ali, um, sometime after he fought Sonny Liston, but my, ah, first acquaintance with him was--he used to come to our affairs, especially our national meetings and I would see him in the crowd and that's how, we just knowed him as, as Muhammad Ali, the fighter. He hadn't fought Sonny Liston. And then, ah, when it came, ah, time with his fights--