No. 7450.

246 F.2d 425 (1957)

CITY OF GREENSBORO and the Gillespie Park Golf Club, Incorporated, Appellants, v. George SIMKINS, Jr., Phillip W. Cook, Leonidas Wolf, Samuel Murray, Arthur Lee, Jr., Lonnie Reynolds, William Holmes, Elijah Herring, Joseph Studivent and James G. Hagins, Appellees.

United States Court of Appeals Fourth Circuit.

Decided June 28, 1957.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

H. J. Elam, III, Asst. City Atty., Greensboro, N. C. (Herman C. Wilson, City Atty., and John F. Yeattes, Jr., Asst. City Atty., Greensboro, N. C., on the brief), for appellant City of Greensboro.

Robert S. Cahoon, Greensboro, N. C., for appellant Gillespie Park Golf Club, Inc.

Harold L. Kennedy and Annie Brown Kennedy, Winston-Salem, N. C. (Kennedy & Kennedy, Winston-Salem, N. C., on the brief), for appellees.

Before PARKER, Chief Judge, and SOBELOFF and HAYNSWORTH, Circuit Judges.


This is an appeal from an order granting an injunction against racial discrimination in the operation of a golf course of the City of Greensboro. The defendants were the City of Greensboro which had constructed the course, partly with funds furnished by the Federal Works Progress Administration, the Greensboro City Board of Education, which owned a part of the land upon which the course was constructed, and the Gillespie Park Golf Club, which operated...


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