Scipio Jones, a prominent African-American attorney from Little Rock, represented the twelve men convicted for their supposed involvment in the Elaine Race Massacre in 1919. Jones wrote this brief, entitled "Arkansas Peons" and published in the...
Integration; Desegregation; African-Americans; Blacks; Little Rock Central High School; Little Rock (Ark.); Judge Ronald N. Davies; Osro Cobb; Aaron v. Cooper
FBI report regarding hearing in Judge Davies' court that resulted in issuance of restraining order preventing Governor Orval E. Faubus from using Arkansas National Guard troops to bar black students from entering Little Rock Central High School.
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