Union Electric Light & Power Company
Saint Louis (Mo.) - Clipping featuring the Union Electric Baseball Team, the twenty members of the Veterans Association, and an article featuring Oscar Ficklin, entitled "Twenty-four years of Services, Chemist at Ashley Street Began as Porter."
1956 Mar. 22
American Labor Party . Levittown Club
Levittown (N.Y.) - Signed Rae Reiter, Chairman; describing the how the club's distinguished and "eminently qualified guest," W. E. B. Du Bois, was barred from entering the Town Hall for his March 16 engagement there regarding desegregation and urging all Americans to express their opposition to the incident.
League of Coloured Peoples
London (England) - Reproduced from the April League Newsletter, announcing W. E. B. Du Bois's request for the League's cooperation in the planing of a fifth Pan African Congress, "to take place within six months after cessation of hostilities."
Nashville (Tenn.) - The University magazine's spring issue, featuring news on alumni, calendars of upcoming events, minor news stories; an article on the legacy of W. E. B. Du Bois at that institution, the obstacles he faced there, and the value of his manuscripts, recently given to the library; and a special report by the Editorial Projects for Education non-profit entitled "What Right Ha... more
Saint Louis (Mo.) - Fragment of the year's last monthly issue, providing an update on the case against W. E. B. Du Bois and the Peace Information Center, and featuring various articles and reviews, among them, one of Du Bois's 15-page pamphlet, "I Take my Stand for Peace."
Council on African Affairs
New York (N.Y.) - Discussing issues pertaining to colonized Africa including: International finance in Africa, United Nation actions on discrimination in South Africa, U.S. big business in Africa, and mine and railway workers strike in Gold Coast.