LG103 Interview: Louis "Studs" Terkel; Unknown interviewee (LG103Goreau_Side1)
Side 1: Interview with Louis "Studs" Terkel on 1972-05-11 in Chicago, Illinois, conducted by telephone. Side 2: Interview continued with Louis "Studs" Terkel. Interview with unknown interviewee. Abstract for Terkel: [00:00–24:48] Louis "Studs" Terkel's interview, via phone from Chicago, is continued from LG008Goreau_Side1. He discusses various broadcasts that he worked on which featured Mahalia Jackson. He mentions first learning about Jackson around 1945 after hearing her "Move on Up a Little Higher" in a record store – 07:15. [00:00 – 12:27] The interview is continued on LG103Goreau_Side2. Terkel recalls an anecdote where Jackson, in response to the Reverend Ralph Abernathy asking her fee to sing at a Montgomery Bus Boycott event, says, "I don't charge (the) walking people" (who do not ride the bus) – 04:37. He discusses covering Martin Luther King, Jr. speaking at the Lincoln Memorial, and Jackson's performance at the event – 09:48.