Civil Rights


  • President Shaw University Theological Fraternity
  • President Shaw University NAACP Chapter
  • President Shaw University Student Body 1960-61
  • President State Youth & College Chapters NAACP
Selected by Shaw University as a student representative of the North Carolina State Student Legislature which introduced and passed the First Public Accommodation Bill in North Carolina
At Shaw University assisted in the election of the first Black-John Winter, to the Raleigh, NC, City Council.
James Fox and I were the first students arrested in the Raleigh, NC sit-in demonstrations while I was President of Shaw NAACP as well as President NAACP state youth and college chapters. Ezell Blair Jr. was also arrested in Greensboro, NC.