In Episode 12 -
Tiptoe Through the Tulips
we hear from 94 year old
City commissioner, mayor, teacher, electrical contractor, landlord, grove owner, insurance salesman, hospital board member, congressional aide, and World War II Navy veteran. In part one of a two part interview with Mr. Geathers, he recalls his former years in World War II and what his civil rights looked like during a time of segregation.
Stay tuned next week for part two with Lemuel Geathers in Episode 13.