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Bloody Sunday foot soldier
Contacted project via Facebook

Viola Jackson Dudley recalls being picked up and carried across Edmund Pettus Bridge by Earl Butler.

Hudson High School Sophomore
Age 16
Hospitalized at Good Sam for three days due to the teargas.
Recalls that lots of out of towners in Selma for the march.

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Confirmed by son and nephew via Facebook.

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Confirmed by daughter and niece.
Alexandria, Virginia
Treated John Lewis.
According to her daughter Dorothy Straight: My mother would've been the first to insist, however, that she had infinitely less to lose than any one of the marchers that…

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Hudson High School
8th or 9th Grade
Hattie Martin Hays identified

Marion, Alabama resident during Bloody Sunday

Referred to by Alice Moore
Lives in Savannah

Brown Chapel AME member
Selma resident

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Marion, Alabama

Keith Middle School (today)

Joanne Bland says that he was a local leader in the movement. He is toward the front of the march. Need to verify number because she identified him as #4 but #4 is Albert Turner.

Laura Goodwin's daughter.

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Marion, Alabama

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"Selma, Alabama
Flossie Menifee, 67, who marched on "Bloody Sunday" in 1965, stands in front of the A.M.E. Church where the march started as she commented on a billboard within sight of the Edmund Pettus bridge in Selma, Alabama that is sponsored by…

From page 124
In Peace and Freedom: My Journey in Selma
Bernard LaFayette Jr.
Emory University
Kathryn Lee Johnson
University of Rhode Island

"Other leaders at the front included Rev. Frederick Reese; Mrs. Boynton; Charles Mauldin, a student…

From page 124
In Peace and Freedom: My Journey in Selma
Bernard LaFayette Jr.
Emory University
Kathryn Lee Johnson
University of Rhode Island



"Other leaders at the front included Rev. Frederick Reese; Mrs. Boynton; Charles Mauldin, a…

University of Rhode Island

Emory University
While he did not march in Selma, Bernard was an integral part of the movement and it has often been said that it the planning and execution would not have been possible him.

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Hudson High School, 10th grade

SNCC Staff

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Possible identification.
Worked as a nurse.

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Possible identification.
Worked at Bushhog in Selma.

Marion
Albert Turner, Jr.

Marion, Alabama
Albert Turner, Jr.

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"My mom had already told us that we couldn't march that Sunday. When she wasnt looking my oldest brother (Profit Barlow a12th grader at R. B. Hudson High School) had slipped out of the house. So she decided that it was best if she stayed home and…

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"My mom had already told us that we couldn't march that Sunday. When she wasnt looking my oldest brother (Profit Barlow a12th grader at R. B. Hudson High School) had slipped out of the house. So she decided that it was best if she stayed home and…

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SNCC. Address listed as Princeton, New Jersey. Princeton Freedom Center. Selma, Alabama, native.
Hudson High School, Class of 1965
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