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"Not by Bread Alone"

Recorded at the Public Relations Banquet in Goldsboro, NC on May 13, 1965, Dr. Abrams presents his speech “Not by Bread Alone.”

In the first audio file, Dr. Abrams begins with opening stories and remarks.


In the second audio file, Dr. Abrams comments on the intangible and invaluable aspects of teaching, which aren’t evaluated in dollars and cents.

  • Art for the soul’s sake, developing talents for art and music in schools
  • Investing in the lives of students through teaching
  • Having a sensitivity to beauty
  • A molding influence
  • Dr. Frank C. Brown’s influence on Dr. Abrams’ life