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The Charlotte Home And Democrat (NC)
The Charlotte Home And Democrat (NC)
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Description: Carriers Refuse to Word With Colored Man

Date: May 26 1882

Newspaper published in: Charlotte, NC

Source: http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov

Page/Column: Page ?, Column 2

Alfred Jackson, a colored man, was appointed as a letter carrier in the Post-office, at Toronto, Canada. The other fifty carriers refused to work if the colored man was taken on. Jackson was assigned other employment till the matter is settled.

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