The Voice of Prince Edward County, Vol. ?, No. 4

Title

The Voice of Prince Edward County, Vol. ?, No. 4

Subject

African American newspapers
Associations, institutions, etc.—African American membership
Race discrimination—United States
Prince Edward County (Va.)

Description

"Moon Success: Earthly Hunger" - Author Unknown - A column questioning the benefits of the space program when so much needs to be done in the United States to improve the lives of citizens. / "Church Closes Doors to Five Worshippers" - Author Unknown - Five men were denied entrance to the Farmville Baptist Church because one of them was black. / "Black Representatives Are Silent" - Author Unknown - The two black school board representatives are chastised / "Worthy Says School System Uncivilized" - Author Unknown - A white member of the school board says he will continue to send his children to the Academy until the public schools are run in a "civilized manner." / "Die: But for Something Valuable" - Author Unknown - A piece condemning Farmville Baptist Church for not allowing the Black community to attend their services.

Creator

Various Contributors
Aphonso Vance White, editor

Source

Hampden-Sydney College Archives & Special Collections

Date

1969-07-21

Rights

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Format

JPEG

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

10010560

Coverage

Farmville, VA (Prince Edward County)

Provenance

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Hampden-Sydney College Archives & Special Collections

Original Format

3 pages, front only

Files

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Citation

Various Contributors and Aphonso Vance White, editor, “The Voice of Prince Edward County, Vol. ?, No. 4,” Hampden-Sydney College Digital Repository, accessed June 23, 2024, https://dams.hsc.edu/items/show/718.