1Cardozo High School Teachers, Washington, D.C., to the Board of Education, Washington, D.C., TLS, 20 February l950,1950, MRD, BE.

2Ibid., 7.

3Hobart M. Corning, Washington, D.C., to the Committee on Buildings, Grounds, and Equipment, Board of Education, TD,  June 29, 1949, Washington, D.C., MRD, BE.

4Gardner L. Bishop, Consolidated Parent Group, Washington, D.C., to John H. Connaughton, Federation of Citizens' Associations, Washington, D.C., TLS, 5 July 1949, folder 12, Consolidated Parent Group Records, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, Howard University (hereinafter cited as CPGR, MSRC, HU), Washington, D.C.

5Jesse C. Suter, "Civic Problems, Civic Bodies," Washington Star, 12 February 1950, sec. B, p. 7.


7Ibid., 340. 

8"Statement of Clifford H. Newell at the Board of Education Meeting," Washington, D.C., 1 February l950, Minutes, p. 20, MRD, BE.

9Washington Star, 8 November l949, sec. B, p. 1. 



12"Statement of Gardner Bishop at the Board of Education Meeting," Washington, D.C., TD, 1 February l950, Minutes, p. 24-25, MRD, BE.

13Ibid, 7.

14"Bishop Statement," p. 24-25. 

15Joseph B. Bates, Chairman, District of Columbia Subcommittee on Appropriations, Washington, D.C., to C. Melvin Sharpe, PBE, Washington, D. C., TLS, 7 February l950, MRD, BE. 


17Board of Education, Minutes, 8 March 1950, p. 70, MRD, BE.

18Elsie Carper, "School Board Applies Ax to Central,"  Washington Post, 4 May 1950, sec. B, p. 1. 

19Washington Afro-American, 16 September 1950, p. 1.


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