ALRIGHT WHY DON'T YOU START AGAIN?
I had been active much farther back than 1954, I had been working with NAACP since 1943.** And I worked with the—we set up registrations...meetings for people to start becoming registered voters. Very few of us were registered in the early 1940's. And, it was practically impossible too for a black person regardless of the intelligence to become registered except for a very few selected by the white community.