For four endless, crawling weeks I was a Negro in the Deep South. I ate, slept, traveled, lived Black.”
Pittsburghers you might not know
Ms. O’Hara had a distinguished 40-year career at the Press, as a society editor and then a political columnist.
Bach headed a panel that chose a new name for Pittsburgh’s football team from a list of suggestions sent in by fans.
“I think we’ve won because something was given to these men that they have never had. It was a little love, concern and understanding.”
Before the first annual Black Solidarity Fair at the Civic Arena the greats meet on Boulevard of the Allies.