Telegram from Congressman Charles E. Bennett to MLK

Abstract

Florida Democratic Congressman Charles Bennett informs Dr. King that the Celler Bill does not apply to all states, though he feels that it should. The Celler Bill, introduced by New York Democratic Congressman Emmanuel Celler, would prohibit the purchase of rifles, shotguns and handguns by direct mail.

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Telegram from Congressman Charles E. Bennett to MLK
Friday, July 9, 1965
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