TITLE

N.C. Town Agrees To Annex Black Areas; First In 215-Year History

PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Jet;03/29/99, Vol. 95 Issue 17, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on racial tensions in Trenton, North Carolina due to comments made by Mayor Joffree Leggett, and the decision of the all-white town council to annex three black neighborhoods.
ACCESSION #
1670692

 

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