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The South Will Rise Again!
(Continued From rage l) island. The departure of troops will be delayed until the stern wheeler Sprague arrives from Vicksburg. Officers of the Mis sissippi Greys are reported to be paying exhorbitant prices for sur plus uniforms imported from the Dominican Republic. The Hinds Junior College High-Steppers are slaled to entertain the forces with their delightful routines, a repeti tion of their earlier performances at the legislative chambers in Jackson. MEMPHIS, TENN.. APRIL 14: 7'he Whitehaven Wall is becoming legendary even in this era of Walls. Tagged "The Magnolia Curtain” by the press, it is the scene of constant activity, because the North Mississippi Underground Railway emerges here. The Ma rine Band has been flown to this city in order to put on a series of concerts over Radio Free Mem phis (contributions to this new undertaking may be sent to R.F.M., Memphis. Tenn.). Bardstown Dis tillery and Ole Crow have bought the first month’s time as a public service. It is thought that this i.nnncr.rcViin mav Vip-ln tn f>nCf)lir age defections to Memphis. STARKVILLE, APRIL 15: The Bureau of Communications Con trol. with headquarters at State College, has established transmit ters along the northern border of the nation to create interference with reception of Radio Free Memphis programs. It has been reported that technicians have been ordered to go all the way in blacking out a series of TV pro grams by Dick Gregory and Sam my Davis. Jr. CHANCERY COURT, JACK SON. AR1PL 16: Thirteen families named Meredith today came be fore the Chancellor to make appli cation that their names be changed. Six have requested that the name be changed to Barnett, four to Bilbo, two to Vardaman, and one to Whitten. WASHINGTON. D C., APRIL 17: An unidentified economic ad visor stated that although United States Policy recognizes the need for giving aid to under-developed countries, Mississippi will not be ir»oln/3n/3 1 m t rtvnrtroiYi ^4 4 Vi 1 Q time. Sergeant Shriver, when asked if members of the Peace Corps would be sent to Mississippi, said that there have been no vol unteers. JACKSON, APRIL 19: In a statement issued today by the Dept, of Commerce. Secretary Col lins (from Laurel, Jones) disclosed that price supports have been es tablished for turnip greens and that an embargo has been placed on cracklins. ROSALIE MANSION. NATCH EZ, APRIL 21: From this South ern Shrine comes word today that the Ladies’ Committee on Pa triotism has reached a decision in the difficult question of Robert E. Lee. The Committee announced a unanimous decision that "Effec tive immediately, pictures of Rob ert E. Lee shall be removed from view and references to him in all texts shall be expurgated.” It is rumored that portraits of General Lee will be replaced with those of General Edwin Walker. No fur ther official announcement was forthcoming, but this reporter learned from a source close to the committee that the movement to change General Lee’s status was prompted by his surrender at Ap pomattox. BEAUVOIR, THE SUMMER WHITE HOUSE. APRIL 21: The Benefactor in a Proclamation is sued from this historic mansion today declared October 26 a na tional holiday in Mississippi, to be known as Race and Reason Day. Carleton Putnam has been ap pointed head of the Department of Sanitation, Indoctrination, and Segregation. One of the duties of Mr. Putnam will be to oversee the development of the recently creat ed National Racial Registry pat terned after records of The Chil dren of the Revolution. JACKSON, APRIL 22: After waiting four hours for the Thou sand Angry Women to leave his office, this reporter was finally able to interview Vice-Benefactor Walter Sillers. Asked about the race problem in the nation, Sillers declared, "Now that we got those atheists and communists out of our country, there is no race problem. Our Southern Way of Life is to live in Peace and Harmony.” JACKSON, APRIL 24: Superin- ; tendent of Schools, Mme. Gaillot, i revealed today that effective im mediately, schools w ill be closed ! on Sunday and Monday, rather than on Saturday and Sunday. ■ When queried on this new' devel opment, she explained that schools will be darkened on Mondays as a constant reminder of the in famous Black Monday. Mme. Gaillot is slated to depart imme diately for Rome, where she will demand "equal time” with the Pope. JACKSON, APRIL 25: The Benefactor today attended the spectacular ordination services of Archbishop Billy Hargis of the Established Church at the White Marble Temple. The Archbishop made new's yesterday when he held his press conference at the Residence (formerly the Old State Lapitoi Building). In a release the Archbishop announced the com pulsory attendance of all citizens at Sunday School. In addition, a law for the imprisonment of here tics has been passed by the Leg islature, it was announced here. The Benefactor singled out this law for special praise, stating that Mississippians can be proud to be a part once more of a truly Chris tian movement. OXFORD, LAFAYETTE, APRIL 28: Trouble is brewing here in the capital city of this north Mis sissippi state. Following yester day's announcement of the ap pointment of Ross Barnett, Jr., as Attorney General, a rash of stick ers appeared on car bumpers with the slogan: “TOO MANY BAR NETTS.” Three unidentified rnen were arrested on the Square and jailed here today. The mayor in commenting on the incarceration said: “We’re not going to have out side agitators up here from Jack son interfering in our local affairs and trying to ram this thing dowrn our throats.’’ FLASH! OXFORD LAFAY ETTE. APRIL 30: The State of Lafayette today in a surprise an nouncement from Oxford informed the Central Government of its se cession. Oxford is the capital of the State of Lafayette and the Re forestation Capital of the World, according to a Chamber of Com merce spokesman. In making this move, the Aldermen stated that “We are determined to preserve States’ Rights and Constitutional Government and w:e refuse to put up with the Barnett Dynasty’s In terference in the internal affairs of the State of Lafayette.” It is unknown at this time how the Central Government will proceed, but this reporter has heard from an unidentified source close to the Benefactor that on hearing the news of the secession he muttered “Good riddance.” ", . . visiting the sins of the fothers on the children, ond on the children's children . . •" Did you know that— Geneticists estimate that tests of H-bombs already completed, may ultimately mean 13,000 more deformed babies born? And that each neiv test adds unknown numbers to that tragic total? . The Council of Atomic Scientists in Great Britain has warned that as many as 50,000 people 9€^ cancer as a result of tests already performed? 9,235 scientists from many countries, including 36 Nobel Prize winners, have called ending of nuclear tests “imperative”! Diplomat George F. Kennan writes— “I have expressly refrained from speaking, in connection with these other matters, of that aspect of the atomic problem that now worries many of my countrymen most of all.' namely, the damage tha may be done to our human environment and to the genetic make-up of human beings by the mere testing of these fearful weapons, not to mention their actual use in war... . . ,, * “Surely it is better that many of us should die somewhat before our time, than that we should live at the cost of prejudicing the conditions of life for our children. So long therefore, as the scientists disagree about the effects of all this testing, it is our duty to be guided by our obligation to other generations—not just our own” 1 —George F. Kennan, BBC December 1, 1957. Write the President today to stop the testing of nucleor weap ons. And *o find your comrades in the struggle ogoinst wor and for peoce, write - - • The Fellowship Of Reconciliation Box 271 Nyock, N. Y. FUTILE EVOLUTION Worm of blood, cold cf mind Snopes reods o recent revelotion. His flippered cousin from the brine Moy motch his croniol moturotion. * | Mon-sized broin despite the lock Of gouging thumb ond grosping finger, Moby's nephew moy tolk bock— Thoughts of mommolion kinship linger. Both breothe oir, ore born olive. Both demonstrate parentol love. Both flock in order to survive, Are puzzled by unknowns above. Snopes dreoms of wonders, lond to sea While in mognolia jungle slums Wait dork-locked brothers. 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