North Carolina Senator Sam J. Ervin, Jr., and other members of the NC delegation at the 1960 Democratic National Convention, held in Los Angeles at the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena. Ervin holds up the Wednesday, July 13th night edition of the Los Angeles Herald Express with headlines reading "South Angry at Civil Rights, Sen. Kennedy Slipping as Nomination Nears" and "'Solid South' is Wavering." Delegate Zeno Ponder holds newspaper, with Dan Stewart behind Ponder.
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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Wilson Library, North Carolina Collection Photographic Archives
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