Stennis, John Cornelius, D-MS; Civil Rights; integration;
Senator Stennis questions the Secretary of the Army in regards to the use of paratroopers rather than military police units in Little Rock. Stennis then discusses with President Eisenhower the situation in Little Rock.
Stennis, John Cornelius, D-MS; Campbell, Joseph; National Guard; Little Rock;
Senator Stennis discusses with Joseph Campbell the question of whether, the condition under which the Arkansas National Guard was federalized for deployment at Little Rock, met the requirements of law.
Senator Stennis discusses with a constituent the possibility of martial law being imposed in Mississippi. Stennis also notes a speech in which he discourages Mississippians from joining the Ku Klux Klan.