"We Cannot Walk Alone:" Images and History of the African-American Community.
Lafayette County, Mississippi. An "Open Doors Exhibition." April through August 2003.
The Young Men's Progressive Club
Written by Mrs. Susie Marshall
"Young men between the ages of 20 and 35 founded the club in
1976 to promote change in Oxford. The group sought to promote social,
economical, and philosophical development in the community; to improve
community relations; and to conduct social action programs. Founders
included Eugene McGee, Earl W. Richard, Thomas Thompson, Jimmy McGlowan, Lee
Robinson, Willie Chatman, Jr., Sam Jones, Bill Taylor, John Jones, and Bill