Table of Contents for Conspiracy of Silence : Sportswriters and the Long Campaign to Desegregate Baseball


Acknowledgments ix
PART 1
1 White Sportswriters And Minstrel Shows
3(26)
PART 2
2 The Color Line Is Drawn
29(28)
3 Invisible Men
57(28)
4 "Agitators" And "Social-Minded Drum Beaters"
85(24)
Kelly Rusinack
PART 3
5 "L'Affaire Jake Powell"
109(24)
6 Major League Managers And Ballplayers Call For End Of Color Line
133(26)
PART 4
7 The Double V Campaign
159(28)
8 "The Great White Father" Speaks
187(30)
9 Black Editors Make Their Case For Desegregation
217(32)
10 "Get Those Niggers Off The Field"
249(34)
PART 5
11 Robinson Becomes The Chosen One
283(24)
PART 6
12 "I Never Want To Take Another Trip Like This One"
307(28)
Notes 335(28)
Bibliography 363(12)
Index 375