Interview with Thomas R. Waring
QUESTION 23
INTERVIEWER:

YES.

Thomas R. Waring:

Because of the la—uh, lack of a solid tax base in the rural sections where many of the black people lived, of course, the schools were inferior, and, but uh, I think the southern states have made an effort, both through state aid, and, and also because there've been a movement away from the rural areas, into the towns, and cities, that uh, more money has become available to improve the school systems, and that is now being done.