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1967 Detroit race riot... 12th Street...

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July 25, 1967

FITCHBURG SENTINEL, Mass. July 25, 1967

* 1967 Detroit - 12th Street riot
* African Americans vs. police
* "Long, hot summer of 1967"

The front page has a three column heading: "Troops Clamp A Lid On Battered Detroit" (see)
Complete with 18 pages, light toning at the margins, nice condition.

wikipedia notes: The 1967 Detroit Riot, also known as the 12th Street Riot, was the bloodiest incident in the "Long, hot summer of 1967". Composed mainly of confrontations between black residents and the Detroit Police Department.

Category: The 20th Century