[Dear Friends, From November 4-December 5, Bill Anderson, a young South African, who recently testified ...]

by Lynn Snuffer, Washington Office on Africa
Washington, DC, United States
Undated, early October 1976?
Publisher: Washington Office on Africa
5 pages
Type: Mailing
Coverage in Africa: Angola, Namibia, South Africa
Coverage outside Africa: United States
Language: English
Mailing asking for assistance with a speaking tour by Bill Anderson and Edgar Lockwood. Anderson is a South African army deserter who recently testified before the United Nations about atrocities in Namibia. The Rev. Edgar (Ted) Lockwood is director of the Washington Office on Africa. Their tour is sponsored by the American Committee on Africa, American Friends Service Committee, Bay Area Namibia Action Group, Clergy and Laity Concerned, Episcopal Churchmen for South Africa, and Washington Office on Africa. The mailing includes biographies of Anderson and Lockwood, their tentative schedule, and an article “S. African Soldier Says Comrades Tortured Namibians,” from the Washington Post. [Note on date: The Annual Report for 1976 of the American Committee on Africa documents says the tour took place in the fall of 1976.]
Used by permission of the Washington Office on Africa.
Collection: Alan Zaslavsky Africa Collection, Michigan State University Libraries Special Collections