TITLE

Mississippi

AUTHOR(S)
Carter, Philip D.
PUB. DATE
November 1978
SOURCE
New Republic;11/4/78, Vol. 179 Issue 19, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the significance of the black and white votes in the election prospects of Mississippi's United States senatorial candidates, Democratic nominee Maurice Dantin, Republican candidate Thad Cochran and Independent candidates Charles Evers and Henry Kirksey. Negative impact of Evers' candidacy on Dantin; Support for Dantin by the White Democratic establishment; Expectation for Evers, the black mayor of Fayette, to get the black vote.
ACCESSION #
11152914

 

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