The Best Of The Worst
The Man — Negro
The Girl — White
The Payoff: Lynch!
Even for the times, this was a risky publication.
Wow, talk about behind the counter and in brown paper wrappings.
Risky and risque!
Because people back then (and some now) are weird about interracial relationships, especially if it’s a black man and a white woman.
“I mean, you got the first mainstream African-American who is articulate and bright and clean and a nice-looking guy. I mean, that’s a storybook, man.”
John Fernie’s cover.