March 27, 1963 Telegram

Telegram dated March 27, 1963 from A. Philip Randolph urging President Kennedy to send U.S. Marshals and FBI agents to Greenwood, Mississippi where civil rights workers involved in voter registration had been attacked: "A WHITE MOB IS GATHERING IN THE AREA ABSOLUTELY IMPERATIVE IMMEDIATE FEDERAL ACTION BE TAKEN. REIGN OF TERROR BEING WAGED AGAINST NEGROES MUST END."

2 pages.

March 27, 1963