Jones Appointment to Indianapolis Human Rights Commission (text)

January 6, 1961

Rev. James Jones
2527 Broadway
Indianapolis, Indiana

Dear Rev. Jones;

This letter is being written to request that you accept appointment to a three year term on the Mayor’s Commission on Human Rights. I know of your deep concern and sincere interest in the problems facing the Commission and your counsel and experience are needed for the trying days ahead.

I do hope that you will consent to accept this appointment and we will be grateful if you will let us know at your earliest convenience about what your decision is in regard to this matter.

I would also like to take this opportunity to wish you continued success in your many endeavors to benefit the members of our community.


Charles H. Boswell

CHB: jlr

cc: Mr. Alex Kertis, Exec. Sec’y.
Human Rights Commission