Nation's prominent citizens to swear in Mrs. Myrlie Evers-Williams in D.C
- NAACP donations up since Myrlie Evers-Williams has taken over as chairman of organization. // Jet;3/20/95, Vol. 87 Issue 19, p14
Reports an increase in donations to NAACP since assumption of office of chairman of the organization by Myrlie Evers-Williams. Names of contributors.
- NAACP Chairwoman Myrlie Evers-Williams will not seek re-election. // Jet;03/02/98, Vol. 93 Issue 14, p36
Reports on the announcement that Myrlie Evers-Williams will not seek re-election as chairwoman of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Her plans to establish a nonprofit institute in the memory of her late husband, Medgar Evers; Notable achievements as chairwoman.
- A martyr's wife steps forward. Fairley, Juliette // Black Enterprise;May95, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p20
Reports on the election of Myrlie Evers-Williams, widow of black civil rights activist Medgar Evers, as chairman of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Lending of credibility to the organization; Opposition to budget cuts on social programs.
- She has a dream. Manegold, Catherine S. // Harper's Bazaar;Jul95, Issue 3404, p58
Profiles Myrlie Evers-Williams, chairwoman of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Condition of the organizations before Williams' election; Issues challenging the Black community; Personal challenges which surrounded her family; Plans for the NAACP.
- Taking the helm of the NAACP: The ever-ready Evers-Williams. Wakhisi, Tsi Tsi // Crisis (00111422);1995, Vol. 102 Issue 4, p14
Profiles National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) chairperson Myrlie Evers-Williams. Personal background; Achievements and accomplishments; Career history; Dedication to the NAACP.
- The NAACP elected Myrlie Evers-Williams. MacLachlan, Suzanne L.; Coolidge, Shelley Donald // Christian Science Monitor;2/21/95, Vol. 87 Issue 59, p2
Reports on the election of Myrlie Evers-Williams as chairperson of the NAACP on February 18, 1995. Background of Evers-Williams.
- Can Myrlie Evers-Williams save the NAACP? Haywood, Richette L.; Watkins Jr., Frederick L. // Ebony;Oct1995, Vol. 50 Issue 12, p38
Focuses on Myrlie Evers-Williams, chairman of the board of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Reputation; Career history; Family background; Concerns about the NAACP's financial troubles.
- Myrlie Evers-Williams. // U.S. News & World Report;7/24/95, Vol. 119 Issue 4, p14
Focuses on Myrlie Evers-Williams, head of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Financial problems within the civil rights organization; Challenges she faces.
- Myrlie Evers-Williams in race to lead NAACP board. // New York Amsterdam News;2/11/95, Vol. 86 Issue 6, p1
Reports on Myrlie Evers-Williams' declaration of her candidacy for a position in the board of directors of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). Williams' background; Previous jobs; Past involvement with the NAACP; Political platform.