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Nashville Freedom Riders arrested while waiting for buses in Birmingham
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A new group of 10 Freedom Riders from Nashville, sponsored by SNCC, is arrested while waiting for buses in Birmingham. The police will drive them to the state border and drop them off on the side of the road early the next morning. The Freedom Riders will make their way back to Alabama.

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