Dec. 10, 1958: Paul Coates – Mothers Seek to Bar Black Boy From Cub Scouts

Dec. 10, 1958, Paul Coates, Butch Harris

Dec. 10, 1958: Here’s Paul Coates’ earlier column about Butch Harris, the young African American boy who was denied admission to the Cub Scouts..

The column originally appeared in the L.A. Mirror in 1958 and was republished on in 2009. It is available via

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