An Appeal on Behalf of the Scottsboro Boys Scottsboro Defense Committee. Scottsboro: A Record of a Broken Promise. New York: Scottsboro Defense Committee, . 19 pp. Stapled pamphlet in pictorial wrappers. Faint vertical crease through center, moderate rubbing to extremities, wrappers partially detached, light soiling to rear wrapper, staples lightly oxidized, light toning to interior. $150. * The Scottsboro Defense Committee provided legal aid and sympathetic publicity for the Scottsboro Boys, nine young male African-Americans, ages 12 to 19, who were falsely accused of raping two white women in Alabama in 1931.
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