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Alabama Enquirer And Morgan County News
Alabama Enquirer And Morgan County News
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Description: A Civil Rights Test Case

Date: August 11 1887

Newspaper published in: Hartselle, AL

Source: Madison Co., AL Library

Page/Column: Page 1, Column 5

A Civil Rights Test Case
CHICAGO, ILL., Aug. 7.—A Times special from Springfield, Ill., says: S. B. Turner, editor of the State Capitol, the colored paper of this city, has had arrested the proprietors of a restaurant who refused to serve meals on Saturday to him and two colored friends. The warrants were taken out under the State civil rights law of 1885.

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