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Ala. church marks 48th anniversary of bombing that killed 4 girls early in civil rights era

| September 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Members of an Alabama church that was bombed early in the civil rights movement observed the 48th anniversary of the attack Thursday by dedicating a stone marker at the site of the blast that killed four black girls. Maxine McNair, the mother of one of the young victims at the Sixteenth Street […]

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