Hingham Journal Article, "Clergymen of All Faiths Ask People Urge Representatives Support Measures to Open Up Our Society"
This item is a newspaper article from the April 11, 1968 edition of the Hingham Journal. It discusses the assassination of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. and the reaction in Hingham, Mass. It discusses the plea of the clergy in around Hingham for residents to promote the cause of civil rights and to treat all people as equals. It lists the names of all the ministers who issued this plea, and then goes on to discuss the services held in Hingham in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. and in support of his cause. During one service, activist Kenneth Janey gave a eulogy of Mr. King.
Hingham Journal, April 11, 1968.