Florida College Students Protest Segregation
J. Walter Hale, III
Civil Rights Protester J. Walter Hale attended Florida Normal and Industrial Memorial College in St. Augustine. He discusses violent confrontations experienced while protesting. He recalls, "We start with King down the street, and all of a sudden, it seemed like horses just materialized out of the concrete. Klansmen, the sheriff's department. And they started beating us like we were cattle."