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    • Oral history interview with Jo Spivey by Eugene Pfaff

    • 1979-05-30
    • OH001 Greensboro Voices Collection
    • In this transcript of a May 30, 1979, oral history interview conducted by Eugene Pfaff with Jo Spivey, Spivey primarily discusses her role as a news reporter in covering the civil rights activities in Greensboro and provides details of activities...
    • Four Lunch Counters Plan Re-opening

    • 1960-03-04
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 4, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-17. The article reports that four store in Winston-Salem are re-opening their lunch counters. Other news includes the suggestion posed by a local...
    • Counters To Remain Closed

    • 1960-02-08
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 8, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-1. This article reports that both Woolworth and Kress stores will close down their in-store lunch counters in response to the bomb threats and...
    • Lunch Counters Reopen Today in Winston

    • 1960-03-04
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 4, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-7. This article reports that three stores in downtown Winston-Salem re-open their lunch counters after demonstrations by protesters.
    • Negroes Eat at Counters in 2 Cities

    • 1960-03-08
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 8, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports that African American customers were served at two lunch counters in Winston-Salem and Salisbury, NC. Other news includes a...
    • Lunch Counters Remain Closed

    • 1960-03-09
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 9, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-4. The article reports that several lunch counters in Winston-Salem, NC remained closed after the sit-in protests.
    • Blacks, whites eat lunch - Big deal

    • 1980-01-31
    • MSS141 Clarence Lee Harris Papers, circa 1916-1997
    • This January 31, 1980 Greensboro Daily News editorial by Jim Schlosser claims that segregation at lunch counters seems absurd in hindsight. Schlosser writes that at the local Woolworth store—where four North Carolina A&T State University...
    • Ann Dearsley Reviews Lunch Counter Strike

    • 1960-02-12
    • The Carolinian (Civil Rights Clippings)
    • This February 12, 1960, article from The Carolinian, the student newspaper of The Woman's College of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (WCUNC), consists of a review and analysis by contributor Ann Dearsley of the Greensboro lunch...
    • Youth Packs Cafe Areas of Stores

    • 1960-02-09
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 9, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports the start of other student sit-in protests at the lunch counters of other large chain stores in Durham, Winston-Salem, and...
    • City Is Quiet On Counter Front

    • 1960-02-11
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 11, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-15. This article reports on the continued closure of the lunch counters in the Woolworth and Kress stores in Greensboro. Other news includes...
    • Store Given Integration Proposal

    • 1960-02-12
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 12, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-2. The article reports on discussions between the F.W. Woolworth Company and the Congress of Racial Equality on a plan to integrate the lunch...
    • Only Two Alternatives

    • 1960-02-13
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 13, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-6. This editorial supports the rights of private business but makes note that the companies with segregated lunch counters have few options in...
    • Negro Pupils Crowd Store; It Closes

    • 1960-02-14
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 14, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports on the efforts of student protesters at three different in-store lunch counters in High Point.
    • Rumblings On Sitdowns Continue

    • 1960-02-17
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 17, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-1. This article reports the possible re-opening of the lunch counters at the Woolworth and Kress stores in downtown Greensboro.
    • New Move In Protest Planned

    • 1960-02-22
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 22, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page B-1. The article reports that students in Durham plan continuing protests at downtown lunch counters. Other news includes continued picketing of ...
    • Counter Service Is Resumed At Durham

    • 1960-02-26
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 26, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-12. The article reports that both Woolworth and Kress stores re-opened lunch counters in Durham, NC.
    • Fair Treatment

    • 1960-02-27
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 27, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-6. This editorial from a local Greensboro business owner supports integration of the lunch counters at both Woolworth and Kress stores.
    • An Injustice

    • 1960-02-27
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 27, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-6. This editorial comments on the inequalities practiced at most lunch counters and argues against segregation.
    • Negro Clerics Back Store Boycott

    • 1960-02-29
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the February 29, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Daily News. Originally appeared on page A-8. The article reports that local African American ministers in Winston-Salem suggest boycotting the local stores with segregated lunch counters...
    • Sumter Police Arrest 25 Negro College Students

    • 1960-03-04
    • North Carolina Collection (Greensboro Public Library)
    • Article from the March 4, 1960, issue of the Greensboro Record. Originally appeared on page A-1. The article reports that students in Sumter, SC were arrested after participating in sit-in protests in three different lunch counters. Other news...

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