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5 May 1973: Letter from Thomas Smith, Hudson, N.C., to Senator Sam Ervin

5 May 1973: Letter from Thomas Smith, Hudson, N.C., to Senator Sam Ervin

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Title

5 May 1973: Letter from Thomas Smith, Hudson, N.C., to Senator Sam Ervin

Description

Mr. Smith takes the position on capital punishment opposite Ms. O'Bryant's, arguing that the death penalty should be imposed as a deterrent and "that some national, uniform bill concerning capital punishment should be enacted." Ervin responded substantially as he did to Ms. O'Bryant.

Source

Sam Ervin Jr. Papers, #3847, Southern Historical Collection, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Date

May 5, 1973