Nichols, Rick. “Are They Indians? Are They Lumbees?” News and Observer 9 Jan. 1972: Sec. 4 p. .
Discusses Lumbee lack of political power, the Eastern Carolina Indian Organization, the Original 22, and ECIO members’ frustration with the name Lumbee. Meetings to form the ECIO began last month. One observer commented, “If you could draw a parallel to the Black movement, they’d probably be the Huey Newtons.”