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[Source Description: 21 September 1963: Letter from Michael H. Lawler to the student body presidents of the constituent campuses of the Consolidated University, From the Records of the Office of Chancellor -- William B. Aycock Series (#40020), University Archives, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.]


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Lawler wrote to call together a meeting of his fellow student body presidents to organize inter-campus student opposition to the Speaker Ban. He wrote, "We were concerned by the hasty passage of the bill and by its apparent lack of faith in the students of North Carolina."