Support Rejection of Hurd Nomination

by American Committee on Africa
New York, New York
About June 1970
1 page
Type: Mailing
Coverage in Africa: South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
The mailing reports on Charles Hightower, Washington Director of the American Committee on Africa, appearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee to testify against the appointment of John G. Hurd (Nixon's campaign manager 1n Texas and oil businessman) as U.S. Ambassador to South Africa. The mailing asks people to send telegrams and letters of protest to The Hon. J. W. Fulbright and The Hon. Jacob K. Javits. The mailing includes an article, “Texan Named Ambassador To S. Africa,” from The Washington Post.
Used by permission Africa Action (successor to the American Committee on Africa).
Collection: George M. Houser (Africa collection), Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections