University of Arkansas, Fayetteville -- Newspapers; African American newspapers -- Arkansas -- Fayetteville; Student newspapers and periodicals -- Arkansas -- Fayetteville; Fayetteville (Ark.) -- Newspapers; Washington County (Ark.) -- Newspapers
Integration; Desegregation; African-Americans; Blacks; Little Rock (Ark.); Wiley A. Branton; J.C. Crenchaw; Virgil Blossom
Letter from Virgil Blossom to Wiley Branton, chairman of the Legal Redress Committee of the Arkansas chapter of the NAACP. The letter is in response to a petition regarding development of an early integration plan for Little Rock schools.
Caricature of Jim Guy Tucker who is dressed in armor and helmet, in jester's shoes, atop a horse draped in medieval garb, two-footed with jester's legs and shoes. Inscription on verso: "To Margaret on Farkleberry night! with best wishes, Jim Guy."
Hugh B. Patterson, Jr., stands dressed in a king's robe, with an expandable file, titled "Arkansas Gazette," slung over his shoulder, holding a rolled-up copy of the Arkansas Gazette in his right hand. Inscription on recto: "For Margaret Ross,...
Caricature of Jason Rouby who is dressed in a cape and hat and is holding a tobacco pipe in one hand and a magnifying glass in the other. A dog is sleeping at his feet. Inscription on recto: "Elementary! Jason Rouby."
Cartoon representation of Larry Obsitnik standing with a camera, lenses, and camera cases slung over both shoulders. Inscription on recto: "May there be enough clouds in your life to make a beautiful sunset. Larry Obsitnik."
Sid McMath, "El Sid," is portrayed as a knight in shining armor sitting/riding on a flattened horse. Inscription on recto: "To a great lady [Margaret Smith Ross] -- With warmest personal Regards and Best Wishes, Sid McMath."
Caricature of Willie Oates dressed in a coat with large collar and an oversized hat designed with squiggles, office chair, ink bottle, bird house, bird's nest, bow, swing, etc. Autograph on recto: "Willie Oates."
Caricature of Winthrop Paul Rockefeller standing barefoot on a rock and dressed in ragged pants, undershirt, suspenders, old hat, and corncob pipe, holding a rifle, with airplane, airplane hangar, and moonshine still in background. Inscription on...