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Montgomery, Ala.
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The president responds to King's letter of 25 September.

Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr.
530 South Union Street
Montgomery, Alabama

PERSONAL

Dear Mr. King:

Thank you for sending me your comments regarding the necessity of the decision I had to make in the difficult Arkansas situation. I appreciated your thoughtful expression of the basic and compelling factors involved.

I share your confidence that Americans everywhere remain devoted to our tradition of adherence to orderly processes of law.

Sincerely,
[signed] Dwight D. Eisenhower

PERSONAL

TLS. DABCC.

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