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Ruby Nell Bridges becomes first African-American child to attend William Frantz Elementary School
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A national television audience watches six-year-old Ruby Nell Bridges become the first African-American child to attend Willaim Frantz Elementary School after a federal court ordered the New Orleans school system to desegregate.

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