KXAS News Script: "Mansfield"

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Title

KXAS News Script: "Mansfield"

Subject

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Minton granting Mansfield high school the opportunity to delay a court order requiring the school to admit African American students.

Description

After the display of mob violence U.S. Supreme Court Justin Minton grants Mansfield high school the opportunity to delay the court order issued by Estes. This delay would allow the Mansfield school board to lawfully refrain from opening the high schools doors to Negros. Another effigy is mentioned. This effigy was hung above the front doors of the high school and becomes the third figure to appear in protest.

Source

KXAS News Script: Mansfield, UNT special collections, KXAS-TV/NBC-5, Fort Worth Tx.

Publisher

KXAS-TV/NBC-5

Date

1956-09-02

Files

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Citation

“KXAS News Script: "Mansfield",” The Crisis at Mansfield, accessed May 27, 2022, https://mansfieldcrisis.omeka.net/items/show/147.