ASWPL

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ASWPLAssociation of Southern Women for the Prevention of Lynching
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(8.) The ASWPL, for instance, relied upon white, middle-class female membership as part of its strategy: these women could use the "extraordinary moral authority" granted the "southern lady" of the middle class to oppose the "chivalric ideal" publicly, and they could use "their husband's economic positions as leverage against county officials and local police" (Hall 180-81).
(103.) On the CIC and ASWPL's involvement, see CORTNER, BROWN, supra note 12, at 90-102.
An organization called the Association of Southern Women for the Prevention of Lynching (ASWPL) provides a later but nonetheless representative example.