Blacks for Wallace

Jenkins, Ray
May 1974
New Republic;5/25/74, Vol. 170 Issue 21, p11
Reports on the support given by African American Tuskegee Mayor Johnny Ford for the reelection of Alabama Governor George Wallace. Establishment of his political pragmatism by Ford by giving support to U.S. President Richard Nixon; Increase in the salary of black school teachers in Alabama; Disappointment shown by C.G. Gomillion, the retired Tuskegee Institute sociology professor and patriarch of the racial equality movement in Alabama, at the size of the Wallace African American vote.


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