Dear Congressman Abbitt

“Dear Congressman Abbitt”

Virginians and National Politics, 1948-1973

[Telegram] 1964 July 7 [to] Honorable Ross Bass, Knoxville, TN

Title

[Telegram] 1964 July 7 [to] Honorable Ross Bass, Knoxville, TN

Description

A telegram sent by Watkins Abbitt to defend Ross Bass in the face of accusations that his attendance rate on the tobacco sub-committee was minimal. The accusations were leveled by Governor Frank Clement who was running for the same Senatorial position.

Creator

Abbitt, Watkins Moorman, 1908-1998

Date

1964-07-07

Contributor

Bass, Ross, 1918-1993, correspondent

Relation

Congressman Watkins Moorman Abbitt Papers

Type

Text

Spatial Coverage

Knoxville, Tennessee

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Citation

Abbitt, Watkins Moorman, 1908-1998, “[Telegram] 1964 July 7 [to] Honorable Ross Bass, Knoxville, TN,” Dear Congressman Abbitt, accessed September 21, 2017, http://abbitt.richmond.edu/items/show/161.

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