PRESENT FORCES IN NEGRO PROGRESS.
Edition: First edition.
New York: Association Press, 1912. Hardcover first edition - A book published by Weatherford for the YMCA, one which purports to be a frank look at the current situation of the Negro, one which is honest about both the good and the bad. "The worst must be boldly stated, the best must be gladly seen." Included are chapters on the Traits of Negro character, race leadership and the growth of race pride, Negro population and race movements, The new type of Negro farmer, improvement in rural schools, and more. Illustrated with maps and tables. Index 191 pp.
Condition: Poor condition, reading copy only (some damage and bleaching to the covers from dampness, and a tidemark on the lower portion of most pages, but still sturdy and easily readable) .