Letter to The CALL from Chauncey Downs
Certificate of NAACP life membership to Reuben Street reads, "This certifies that Reuben Street is a Life Member of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, having paid the sum of Five Hundred Dollars in the Treasury of the National Office, testifying forever to his Faith in the Cause and Future of the Negro in the United States and in the Foundation Principles of the American Republic. In Witness Whereof the Board of Directors has caused this Certificate to be issued, the twenty-sixth day of December 1950" Walter White indicated as secretary and Allan Knight Chalmen indicated as Treasurer have signed in the lower right. corner. A raised seal appears in the lower left corner.