2 January 1962: Ruby McArthur to Paul Green
McArthur's husband was murdered in 1961. She writes to author Paul Green in response to a newspaper editorial he had written calling for an end to the death penalty. McArthur shares her tragic experience with Green and explains why she supports capital punishment.
Paul Green Papers, #3693, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
January 2, 1962