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100th civil rights march in Grenada, Mississippi
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The 100th march of the Grenada Movement for civil rights is held in Grenada, Mississippi. Protesters stage a rally at the courthouse in defiance of an ordinance forbidding rallies there. The Grenada campaign, begun in the summer of 1966, sought to "integrate everything" in a largely segregated town and successfully register black voters.

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