Atlanta: Southern Christian Leadership Conference, 1972. First Edition. Well-preserved issue of the official SCLC journal, which began as a newspaper in February 1968, and gradually moved to a smaller magazine format. The publication's title was taken from Martin Luther King Jr's ultimatum of "meeting physical force with soul force." A special issue, marking what would have been Dr. King's 43rd birthday, and including sketches on his family background, education, religion and philosophy, leadership, and influence. Fully illustrated throughout. Quarto (28cm); photo-illustrated newsprint wrappers; 32pp; illus. Light wear and toning to wrappers, with a few tiny tears and one diagonal crease; Near Fine.