Item #76586 THEY SHALL BE FREE. Dr. Allan K. Chalmers.
THEY SHALL BE FREE

THEY SHALL BE FREE

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1951. First Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed by Dr. Allan K. Chalmers on the half-title. Documentary account documentary of nineteen years in the lives of the Scottsboro boys - nine African American teenagers falsely accused in Alabama of raping two white women in 1931 - and the long crusade to secure their liberation carried on by Dr. Chalmers (1897-1972), head of the Scottsboro Defense Committee. Introduction by Walter White. Octavo: 255 p. Original cloth binding, with black titles. Occasional pencil underlining and marginalia, with a small previous owner's ink signature to the front flyleaf. Light bumping to the corners and tips, with some minor shelfwear to the dust jacket; otherwise very good. Very good / Very good. Item #76586

Price: $250.00

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