Brownsville, Texas

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Brownsville, Texas
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by of discussed al- wore _ _ _ _ ^~ ed between 'Ni Marshals (Continued from Pata Ones) and to keep the bus from pulling away from the stop. Five hundred white persons gathered on the sidewalk in. front of the school as the eight Negroes -- Elizabeth Ford and Perence Roberts together and a group ol six others accompanied by six Ke- St truck by . had their it. not etween hejvilv armed whiles .egroes. The troops were armed Uie with tear gas, clubs, pisto 1 * and rifles and equipped with half -, tracks. No Negroes tried to register; had j Tuesday, when the school opened. theiJud; the school desegregated at once. B ut Thursday night. U.S. District! Ronald N. Davics ordered He said he would accept Fau- Since of that? cred-lbus' explanation that the troops wci-p at Ihe school to prevent vio- 1 minimum group with the three preachers for but were turned back before thev to the entrance bv Guards- men drawn up in a line. Ho

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  1. The Brownsville Herald,
  2. 04 Sep 1957, Wed,
  3. Page 8

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