People In Action Column: "Can We Ever Repay Them"

Abstract

This column by Dr. King in the New York Amsterdam News highlights Dr. C.O. Simpkins, leader of the United Christian Movement. Following cross burnings on his front lawn, death threats, and other harassment, both his home and summer house were bombed. The arsonists returned again the next day to ensure the complete destruction of both buildings.

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People In Action Column: "Can We Ever Repay Them"
Saturday, June 9, 1962
New York Amsterdam News
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