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oni 33 - Room t a , n Georgia Church Desegregates MACON,...
Room t a , n Georgia Church Desegregates MACON, Ga! (AP)--The Vine ville Baptist church has quietly desegregated its membership, Ui first Southern Baptist church in the state to take such action. The 2,000-member church voted unanimously Sunday .to accep Sam Jerry Oni, 22, a ministeria student from Takoradi, Ghana. Oni presented himself for mem bershlp with a group of white dents from recently desegregatec Mercer University, a Baptis school in this central Georgia Oni, was converted to Christi anity in Ghana by a Mercer uate.

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  1. The Progress-Index,
  2. 24 Sep 1963, Tue,
  3. Page 12

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