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. [Signature on recto: Willie Oates]
MY OFFICE IS A CHAPEL
My office is a Chapel. There is
No priest or preacher here, but there is an alter
An office desk, oak stained, once bright, but now
There are ink marks and scratches on it.
The pipes in my office are for stearm and water
Poverty--Arkansas; African Americans--Education--Arkansas; Poor children--Education--Arkansas; African Americans--Arkansas--Economic conditions--20th century
Pen and ink drawing of three shoeless African American children waiting on the school bus. A dilapidated building (home/school?) is in the background with human figures around it. [On recto: Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye have done it not...