Education: Report Card

<J As a result of the school-board elections in Milford, Del. last week, the area's most notorious citizen, White Supremacist Bryant Bowles of the N.A.A.W.P., learned just how effective all his demagoguery had been. One four-man slate, opposed by Bowles, had firmly announced that it would stand by whatever decision the U.S. Supreme Court makes on desegregating the schools. The other slate had flatly declared itself in favor of "continued segregation," willy-nilly. The winner: the second slate which got 7,647 votes to their opponents' 5,012.

[Alarmed by a report by Deputy Mayor Henry...

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