RACES: Apostle of Apartheid

For some time Georgia's Herman Talmadge has cast a covetous eye on the U.S. Senate seat that Walter George has occupied with distinction for 33 years. But 77-year-old Senator George likes it where he is. As a result, Talmadge, frustrated, has been bouncing around Georgia, squirting furtive jets of venom in Walter George's direction, but not quite daring an open, all-out attack.

Last week Herman continued his spray attack with a 79-page book, You and Segregation, which, while avoiding direct mention of Walter George, nevertheless emphasized the fact that Author Talmadge is a...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!