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To Benjamin Elijah Mays

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Author: King, Martin Luther, Jr. (Dexter Avenue Baptist Church)

Date: June 28, 1955

Location: Montgomery, Ala.

Genre: Letter

Topic: Martin Luther King, Jr. - Career in Ministry


Dr. B. E. Mays, President
Morehouse College
Atlanta, Georgia

Dear Dr. Mays:

This is just a note to let you know we are looking forward with great anticipation to your coming to us as Men’s Day Speaker at the 11:00 o’clock service on the second Sunday in July. Please let me know how you will be traveling and what time you will arrive.

I am off now to the National Baptist Congress. I will be returning to Montgomery by Tuesday or Wednesday of next week. With every good wish, I am

Sincerely yours,
M. L. King, Jr.


Source: BEMP-DHU-MS, Benjamin E. Mays Papers, Howard University, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, Washington, D.C., Box 16.

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