Letter to MLK from Cydrisse Crafton

Abstract

In this document, Mr. Crafton writes to Dr. King advising not to participate in another "March". He asserts that "Negro's" are marching because they desire to live in a white neighborhood.

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Letter to MLK from Cydrisse Crafton
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Dear Martin Luther King Jr, My name is Cydrisse Crafton. I go to Dusable U.G.C. One day I heard on the radio should you go on another march. I think you shouldn't go on another march. Because you are going on a march became you wanted to live in a white neighborhood, because negroes like to tear things, especially when they [are] drunk. And white people keep their neighborhood clean. Well some of them. So I must close and decide to give my opinion. Yours truly, Cydrisse Crafton
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