TITLE

Faith-filled protest

PUB. DATE
July 1997
SOURCE
Jet;07/21/97, Vol. 92 Issue 9, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that an oath was taken by residents of Wedowee Alabama to monitor the actions of Hulond Humphries, Randolph County schools superintendent. Humphries as the white principal that threatened to cancel the 1994 prom at Randolph County High School should mixed-race couples attend.
ACCESSION #
9707246568

 

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