Interview with Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth
QUESTION 54
INTERVIEWER:

YOU DIDN'T ANSWER THE QUESTION AS TO WHY SELMA WAS CHOSEN AS…

Rev. Fred Shuttlesworth:

I said because we thought that voting rights to vote was the thing. And that if we got the black belt voting, if we got people voting not only in Alabama, but in the black belt, as Alabama would go in voting, so would go the nation.

FILM PRODUCTION TEAM:

OK, this is Sound Roll 1519. Camera Roll 543 100 feet remaining. Let me give you some reference tone. I have flags.