Jim Crow-Era Shooting Revisited In New Documentary

January 2, 2015   // 0 Comments

    By Jason Dearen of The Associated Press via Huff Post Black Voices LIVE OAK, Fla. (AP) -- On a sticky hot Sunday in August 1952, a wealthy black woman named Ruby McCollum walked through the "colored entrance" of a doctor's office in the small north Florida town of Live Oak and fatally shot a white doctor, state Sen.-elect Clifford Leroy Adams. Prosecutors told the all...

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