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Reverend Theodore Roosevelt Thompson stages a one-man sit-in in Dallas
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After the success of organized sit-ins nationwide, Reverend Theodore Roosevelt Thompson stages a one-man sit-in at a Dallas lunch counter. Recognizing the changing climate of the times, many Texans -- black and white -- begin gradual steps toward formal integration in the public sphere. For instance, San Antonio business owners decide to integrate all of their lunch counters in 1960.

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