From: Wesley R. Elsberry Posted: 14 Jul 94 03:14
To : All
Subj: Scopes trial
The mention of the Scopes trial had me look in the transcript
again. Every time I open this, I find new bits of interesting
Gen. Stewart: My objection is to making a Sunday school out of
this at the expense of Rhea county, of the courthouse.
Mr. Hays: It may lead to intelligent thought and that can do
Gen. Stewart: The fact that it may lead to unintelligent
thought may do harm.
Stewart was the prosecutor; Hays one of the defense attorneys.