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ROBERT

B.

PASLAY

ATTORNEY AT LAW 507 Andrews Build ing SPARTANBURG,

C.

Octob r 1'0-;1966

Phone 582-5086

~

S.

a yor I van Allen

M~yor of Atlanta City Hall

A tla...r1t , Ga,,

r e cent nomination

Th

Dear ~o?., Allen ;

f Hon Lester Maddox by

t he Demo crats of G or l a was t he gre t es victory

th

Sta t e of Georgia

had had in many a day. I t means t hat this Great State ag in be contr~ll d by the gr at Cons rvativ

f G orgia will

t hlnkin · that so l ng has ,

in the past made this State as well as the Old Democratic Party so gr at.

I do not think for h~ve ~y troubl

being

will now g t sol dly

lected .. I hop behind this man

n

w.

mom nt t hat

th t th

ood peop

prior to thats

nth

to direct tr ,ffic Rt

Pi.

owe saw all

had only f w

did not lilt

Lib rals 1n this country hav

tri d to t'1.ke

with who one pl ases r gardl es of wh thers

it. The passage of th

man who had sp nt

bus1n ss to serv

ays

because they tri d

_undemental rights that have always be n Am rican to hir

fire and to associat

t

offic rs

f thr

I

ver

ball gam ... Th

away th

riots in your City.

suspention

o_ G orgia

and win a gr at victory.

It was only a short f w we ks America by way of TV th. horibl

iaddox will

nergy in the building up of hi

p rsons he did not d sir

My

th rs

1964 Civil Rights act r quir d thio

much 0f his time and

me to s e all this talk

and

to s rv. It is disgusting

f int grati n which has and n v r will w rk.

Father who practic d law hr

f r 58 y are was

rais din Laur ns Cou.nty,s.c. with Bish p Full r Sr. who was a col rd

Bio.hop in Atli!lta did fwy ars ag. He

stablish d church s fr m Ohi

�I

ROBERT

B.

PASLAy

ATTORNEY AT LAW 507

Andrews

Building

SPARTANBURG,

S.

C.

P&ge 2

Phone 582-5086

ere in Spartanburg visted our

to Florida . He al ways when

office oHe became

very

e lthy man

nd probably the

e

thiest

11 c olored meno When sued in l ate 1950's

there in the 1950 1 s of for a million dollars h

c alled my F .th rand requ sted-we

r epr ,sent h i m. H was high y respected by the whit e peopl e but at no time did he advoc at e th

mixing of the r a ce

I was related to several of th

u.

Glyns. Professor Lawson one of the founders of

Th re are tho s

as Gov rnorsi rwin in th

5 t ate

Governors of th

of Geor i a and Glyn County Geor ia is named for my

was rel ated to us as

o

c.mily of

of G orgia

nd Towne s.

Lib ral c mp who clit.im to be

moderat son the r a ce issue by t her e i s no such thing as a moderat

on th

race issu

you ar

either for th

mixin

f the

rac s or against it~ I happen to be against the mixing as i s

th

case of most S utherners .m

~ft r s elng what it bringso

it now app a:rs most

I w~nt no part o

very ne

b l ack powero

W s e throughout the South this y ar t he d fat

s.c.;

S nator Bass of T nn.,Senator Russ 11 of Ellis Arnall of G orgia. Evrywhe~e we not th

th

f

d feat of

the trend back to

great C nservative principle. I for one ~m thank ul that the Gr at peopl

St ..,te of G orgia finally wok

up to th

Mr. Maddox n ed not f ar th

peopL.. ar

RBP/rp

Conservativ f r him.

f your

id als.

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