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A&T quartet re-enacts sit-ins at Woolworth's

Date: February 2, 1990

Author: Jim Schlosser

Biographical/Historical abstract: Jim Scholosser (1943- ), a reporter and editor for the Greensboro News and Record since 1967, covered political rallies and school integration during the 1960s and 1970s.

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This article by Jim Schlosser appeared in the February 2, 1990 Greensboro News & Record, and discusses a memorial celebration and reenactment held on February 1, 1990, the thirtieth anniversary of the Greensboro sit-ins. All four original participants—Joseph McNeil, Jibreel Khazan (formerly Ezell Brown Jr.), Franklin McCain, and David Richmond—participated in the event, which included speeches, the unveiling of a plaque in front of the Woolworth store where the sit-ins occurred, and a civil rights forum at Bennett College.


This article was clipped and saved in a scrapbook by Clarence “Curly” Harris, manager of the Greensboro Woolworth store at the time of the 1960 sit-ins.

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Format of original: Newspaper Clippings

Collection: Clarence Lee Harris Papers

Repository: The University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Item#: 1.4.924

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